Three people were killed and six injured after a 15-year-old student fired shots at Oxford High School near Detroit, Michigan.
Oakland County Undersheriff Mike McCabe told reporters the motive was not yet known in the attack.
BREAKING: Authorities say three students killed and six people injured in Michigan high school shooting. A 15-year-old gunman has been arrested.https://t.co/oQQTGwzvXn
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USA Today reported the three students who were killed 16-year-old Tate Myre, 14-year-old Hana St. Juliana, and 17-year-old Madisyn Baldwin. Myre died in a patrol car on the way to the hospital, Bouchard said.
Four to six people were injured in a shooting at a high school north of Detroit Tuesday. https://t.co/vVxKxqi9EV
— USA TODAY (@USATODAY) November 30, 2021
The shooter reportedly acted alone, shooting 15-20 shots before being apprehended by authorities.
“At this point in time we believe (the shooter) acted alone,” says Undersheriff Mike McCabe.
McCabe says sheriff’s office will be reaching out to public in attempt to gather more information on the shooting suspect, who is being held at Oakland County Jail in Pontiac.
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“My heart goes out to the families enduring the unimaginable grief of losing a loved one,” President Joe Biden said in a statement on Tuesday.