3:15 pm UPDATE – The 14-year-old Price Middle School shooting victim suffered a gunshot wound to the head, according to Fox News. The victim is reportedly female, and has been rushed to Grady Memorial Hospital. According to at least one Atlanta school shooting witness, the female victim was conscious and alert when loaded into the ambulance. School public information officer Steve Alford stated that the student’s gunshot wound was toward the back of the neck. The shooter was reportedly a male student.
The injured teacher was treated for minor injuries at the scene and was not taken to the hospital, CBS Atlanta notes. The teacher was possibly trampled in the confusion which followed the Atlanta middle school shooting, 11Alive News reports.
Atlanta, GA – At least student was shot at Price Middle School in Atlanta. One teacher was reportedly injured, but did not suffer any gunshot wounds. The Atlanta middle school shooting suspect is reportedly also a student at the school.
Police officers initially believed the middle school shooting had taken place at nearby Carver High School, WSBTV notes. The gunman is reportedly already in police custody. If breaking news reports are accurate, a total of three individuals have been detained by police officers.
Several ambulances have converged upon the Atlanta school shooting scene. One of the victims is reportedly a 14-year-old student, My Fox Atlanta is reporting. The Atlanta middle school is located on the 1600 block of Benjamin Weldon Bickers Drive.
More details about the Price Middle School shooting will be published as soon as they become available.
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