November 08, 2018 10:13 PM
Taylor Kolls, the son of KSTP reporter Jay Kolls, served with 29-year-old Ian David Long in the U.S. Marine Corps between 2008 and 2010.
He said he developed a close friendship with the man authorities say killed 12 people at a California bar late Wednesday and sent hundreds fleeing in terror before he apparently killed himself.
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Taylor said he often stayed at Long's Thousand Oaks home with Long's mother.
Taylor's father talked to him about Long Thursday.
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Updated: November 08, 2018 10:13 PM
Created: November 08, 2018 05:55 PM
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