Student shot wounded at Atlanta middle school CNN com

CNN) — A 14-year-old student suffered a gunshot wound to the head Thursday outside a middle school in Atlanta, Georgia, police and school officials said. The victim was conscious and alert at Grady Memorial Hospital, his mother told CNN affiliate (The best affiliate program) WSB-TV. A fellow Price Middle School student was in custody, according to police and Atlanta Public Schools. No other students were harmed in the 1:50 pm shooting. Prosecutor gunned down outside courthouse An off-duty Atlanta police officer working as a school resource officer disarmed and apprehended the suspect immediately after the shooting, police Chief George Turner said. Police detectives were interviewing the victim in the hospital, his mother told WSB-TV. He knows the assailant, who the mother said was "talking smack" to her son between classes before pulling out a gun and firing, the station said. Sandra Armour, a cousin of the victim’s mother, said at the hospital there was no gang connection. "(The victim) is a good kid," Armour said. She said she didn’t know whether either the victim or the suspect had ever been bullied. The victim is expected to be released this evening, school district Superintendent Erroll Davis said at a 5 pm news conference. Man holds child hostage in Alabama bunker The school was locked down while a police tactical team swept the building for threats and administrators accounted for all students and faculty. Some parents grew restless and complained about a lack of communication while waiting <b>…</b>

Source: YouTube

This entry was posted in affiliate program and tagged . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>