Suspect In Custody Following Shooting At A Marion County High School

Suspect In Custody Following Shooting At A Marion County High School

The suspect in the 20th United States school shooting this year was identified as Sky Bouche, a former Forest High School student, according to Woods.

This shooting comes after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High in Parkland, FL, just over a four-hour drive away.

A Florida high school student shot and wounded a classmate today as students around the country were poised to stage walkouts to protest gun violence.

Three minutes later, the officer took a 19-year-old into custody without resistance, said Woods, describing Long as a hero. Nikolas Cruz, 19, faces the demise penalty if convicted in that Valentine's Day capturing.

In the Sheriff's office said that the children will be sent to the First Baptist Church in the South-East of the city of Ocala, where you can pick them up.

"I'm shaking like a leaf in a hurricane", Carter said.

The shooting at the county's second-largest high school sparked a small panic in the city of almost 60,000 people. The boy told Oliver the shooter was standing in a hallway and fired at a closed classroom door.

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Students and faculty barricade a classroom door on Friday.

. "We also started tying together some jackets to hang out the window, in case we needed another way out".

A school resource officer is being praised for his taking quick action to stop a Florida school shooting Friday morning.

The student was shot in the ankle and transported to a hospital with a wound not considered life threatening, said Kevin Christian, Marion Public Schools spokesman.

She that once she's reunited with her daughter, she will "stick to her like Velcro". Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel said Peterson "clearly" knew there was a shooter and that he should have confronted the gunman.

Under this new law, if a police officer believes that a person poses a danger to themselves or others by possessing a firearm or ammunition, the law enforcement agency can petition a court to have the individual immediately surrender the firearm and prohibit them from possessing or purchasing firearms for the duration of the court order.

"He then began researching different types of mass shootings and chose to target a school because he thought it would gather more media attention", the sheriff's office said.

Forest High has an enrollment of more than 2000 pupils, as Stated by the National Center for Education Statistics.

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