Student killed trying to stop Washington high school shooter


A student was killed when a gunman opened fire at a Washington State high school.

Three more children were taken to Sacred Heart Medical Center where they were in stable condition, Spokane Fire Department Chief Brian Schaeffer said. Hospital staff said the victims were all in their mid-teens.

The suspect, identified by KREM as student Caleb Sharpe, was taken into custody by police and is being held in juvenile jail.

Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich told reporters that the shooter came to school armed with two guns, unloading bullets into a second-floor hallway before switching to the second after the first one jammed.


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