May 2, 2011
Megan Leech, of Pinehurst, sent in this photo of the crowd outside the White House around 11:30 p.m. Sunday following the news of the death of Osama Bin Laden.
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Sunday night Megan Leech, of Pinehurst, and her husband, Army Sgt. First Class Gregory Leech, were in a Washington, D.C., area hotel room preparing for bed when they turned on the television at the urging of a friend’s text message.
Osama bin Laden, sought for nearly 10 years after he masterminded the 9/11 terrorist attacks, was shot to death Sunday afternoon when a CIA-led Navy SEALs squadron of just a few dozen men stormed his compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan.