Newsreader Breaks Down After Realising She Knows Sydney Siege Victim
Sunrise host reduced to tears identifying the woman killed in Sydney's hostage situation.
Sunrise newsreader Natalie Barr was brought to tears this morning when she learned about the death of Sydney hostage victim Katrina Dawson.
Barr read the news on Australia’s top-rated morning TV programme and revealed Ms Dawson's identity live on air.
"Katrina Dawson was the sister of a prominent barrister Sandy Dawson who has done some work for Channel Seven," she said.
"I know (him) and have friends who know, she was a mother of three children. I'm just finding this out this morning."