News orgs circulate Facebook profile, photos of unconfirmed shooter

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Link: News orgs circulate Facebook profile, photos of unconfirmed shooter | Poynter.

Some of Ryan Lanza’s Facebook friends started pointing out that he was still posting messages (after the shooter had already died), specifically denying involvement.

But by then, his photo was retweeted thousands of times and many news orgs published it.

News orgs circulate Facebook profile, photos of unconfirmed shooter