- The shooter – whose age has not been released – has been taken into custody
- The three injured children are in hospital and are in a ‘satisfactory’ condition
- Terrified students shared photos on Twitter as they hid on the ground before being evacuated more …
Opinion: AP News Update: Brian Schaeffer of the Spokane Fire Department says the threat “has been eliminated” at Freeman High School in Rockford, south of Spokane. He wouldn’t release how many people were injured Wednesday or their conditions. He provided no more details.
Spokane Public Schools says on Twitter that the school is no longer lockdown.
No information was immediately available on who opened fire.
A student says the gunman who opened fire at a high school in a small town outside Spokane, Washington, is a classmate.
Michael Harper, who’s 15, told The Associated Press that the suspect had long been obsessed with past school shootings. He says he saw the student at school with a duffel bag.
Authorities say one student died and three were injured in Wednesday at Freeman High School in the tiny town of Rockford. The suspect is in custody and hasn’t been identified by authorities.