Earlier today, we told you that the birdshot pellet put up for sale by Aurora theater shooting survivor Carli Richards sold for the asking price of $1,650. Westword has since spoken with the man who bought it, Georgia-based forensic consultant Anthony Meoli.
WRDW Anthony Meoli gives a television interview in 2013.
Meoli says he bought the pellet to help Richards, who has struggled financially since the shooting. All proceeds went to her. "I don't look at it like a grisly souvenir," Meoli says. "The point here is to understand that victims need to be helped."More »