A faculty capturing at a Florida highschool has killed a number of individuals and injured at the very least 20 — and it’s the 18th faculty capturing within the U.S. this yr.
There have been at least 17 other U.S. faculty shootings in 2018, in response to knowledge from gun management advocacy group Everytown for Gun Security.
A gunman opened fire simply earlier than three p.m. Wednesday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas Excessive Faculty in Parkland, Fla., killing “many,” police reported.
Officers have been clearing college students from the varsity one room at a time. Stories are confused about whether or not the gunman was nonetheless at giant or had been captured.
The final faculty capturing occurred Feb. 1 in Los Angeles, when a 12-yr-previous feminine scholar allegedly opened fire inside a center faculty classroom, leaving 4 college students injured, Fox Information reported.