Over the past yr, a number of faculties throughout the U.S. have been impacted by shootings, which have resulted within the deaths of each college students and school members.
On Wednesday, authorities as soon as once more rushed to the scene of a lethal capturing at a highschool in Parkland, Fla. The bloodbath marked the twenty fifth deadly capturing at a U.S. elementary, center or highschool since — and together with — Columbine in 1999.
Learn on for extra particulars, and a take a look at different faculty shootings which have taken place withing the final yr.
Marjory Stoneman Douglas Excessive Faculty, Florida
Police responded to stories of photographs fired at Marjory Stoneman Douglas Excessive Faculty in Parkland, Fla., round three p.m. on Feb. 14.
Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel stated the capturing suspect, recognized as 19-yr-previous Nikolas Cruz, was taken into custody about an hour later. Israel stated the suspect was a former Douglas scholar expelled for disciplinary causes.
No less than 17 individuals have been killed within the capturing, Israel confirmed.
“There are quite a few fatalities,” Broward County Superintendent Robert Runcie stated. “It’s a horrific state of affairs. It’s a horrible day for us.”
The suspect was…