Carly Novell, a 17-year-old student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, survived a mass shooting on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, by hiding in a closet with 18 of her classmates in Parkland, Florida. In 1949, her grandfather Charles Cohen, who was 12 at the time, did the same thing while his entire family was murdered.
Carly Novell, a 17-year-old student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, survived a mass shooting on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, by hiding in a closet with 18 of her classmates in Parkland, Florida. In 1949, her grandfather Charles Cohen, who was 12 at the time, did the same thing while his entire family was murdered. Carly Novell / Twitter
Carly Novell, a 17-year-old student at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, survived a mass shooting on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, by hiding in a closet with 18 of her classmates in Parkland, Florida. In 1949, her grandfather Charles Cohen, who was 12 at the time, did the same thing while his entire family was murdered. Carly Novell / Twitter

Her grandpa once hid in a closet to escape a mass murderer. This week, she did too.

February 16, 2018 10:00 AM