Killed, 3 Injured in Washington State High School Shooting

Adjust Comment Print

One student was killed and three other injured in a shooting at Freeman High School on Wednesday.

Sacred Heart has confirmed the three victims, we're told are children, in their hospital are in satisfactory condition.

Their injuries are not known.

A suspect is reported to be in custody.

The post 1 student dead, 3 injured after shooting at high school near Spokane, Washington appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Schaeffer said the "threat from the shooter has been eliminated". In addition to the high school, the middle and elementary schools were placed in lockdown.

Spokane County Sheriff's deputies went room-by-room to clear the building and were finished around 11:40 a.m.

Lara & Eric Trump Welcome Baby Boy
The world - and the leader of the free portion of it - welcomed a new Trump today in typical First Family fashion: on Twitter . President Trump will need a word other than "bigly" to describe the newest addition to his family, a tiny baby boy.

First responders and police were both on-scene at the school.

One pupil posted a photo of terrified teens taking shelter in a classroom as the gunman rampaged through her school. "I've never heard him like that", Moser told the newspaper.

"They did a modified lockdown drill yesterday", she said.

She still anxious for others she knew, including a co-worker who had yet to hear from her son, a sophomore at Freeman.

"My stomach's in knots right now", she said.

Washington governor Jay Inslee said in a statement the shooting was "heartbreaking". He provided no more details.

PBS NewsHour will update this story as it develops.

Comments