Tuesday 16 January 2018

14-year-old shot in the head at Atlanta school

AN Atlanta fire official says a 14-year-old has been shot in the head at a middle school and has been taken to hospital.

Atlanta Fire Captain Marian McDaniel also says a teacher suffered minor cuts and bruises but was treated on the scene at Price Middle School.

Earlier, a police spokesman said he was headed to the school following reports of a shooting.

TV news helicopters show a swarm of Atlanta police officers at the school.

Ms McDaniel says the shooting victim was taken to hospital, but information on the teen's condition was not immediately available.

Irish Independent

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