Katrina Murphy said she woke up Thursday and was shocked as she learned of a gunman’s late-night attack that occurred less than four miles from her alma mater, California Lutheran University, in Thousand Oaks, Calif.
“Did I really hear Thousand Oaks?” Murphy thought.
Thousand Oaks “is the town of yesteryear,” Murphy said. “It’s a quaint town where the people are very kind and welcoming.”
“You don’t envision this thing, [for] the peacefulness to be shattered,” she said.
Late Wednesday night, a man...