Prince George's County police monitor the scene at Benjamin Tasker Middle School after a 13-year-old student was shot and critically wounded as his aunt dropped him off at school early Monday, Oct. 7, 2002.

Time: Shortly after 8:00 a.m., Monday, Oct. 7, 2002

Place: Entrance to Benjamin Tasker Middle School in Bowie

Iran Brown, December 12 2002.
Victim: Iran Brown, a 13-year-old student who'd just been dropped off by his aunt was shot once in the chest before the start of classes. He survived the attack, and was hospitalized for several weeks with severe injuries to many of his major organs including his spleen, stomach and pancreas.