Information map: local time April 2, 2018, American parkland Douglas high school students carry transparent schoolbags to school. 17 shootings occurred in the high school in February. In order to enhance safety control, the school stipulates that all students can only carry schoolbags provided by the school to school in the future. Photo source: do not reprint the Oriental IC copyright works
10 deaths and multiple injuries, gunmen rushed into the classroom and opened fire on teachers and students.
According to the information provided by the sheriff, 10 people were killed in the incident, including 9 students and 1 adults, The Associated Press reported. Another 10 people were injured, including a non gunshot officer, who was receiving treatment, and other injuries were unknown.
Witnesses said the gunman rushed into the classroom shouting Surprise! And then fire to the crowd in the classroom. According to a telephone interview with a student by ABC13, she said that at about 7:45 the gunman rushed into the classroom of the art class and opened fire to the students, when the teacher shouted run and the students fled from the back door of the classroom.
Other witnesses said they heard the school alarm first and then heard three or four shots. Student TylerTurner said a friend of mine saw a fire alarm at school immediately after he saw a gun man in the hallway.
Harris County Sheriff Gonzales (EdGonzalez) said on twitter that the gunman was arrested and second suspects were arrested. Two people should be the students of the school. Later, it was reported that second boys should have ruled out suspicion after being questioned.
The injured students were sent to a nearby hospital. A spokesman for the University Hospital in Texas revealed that one of the school guards was seriously injured, but the situation was stable, and another student and a middle-aged woman were injured.
Santa Fe high school has 1400 students in grade 9-12, 30 miles away from Houston. It is said that the school will be commencement on 19 days.
After parkland school shooting, a parade in Washington took place, and people called for guns.
The gunman told the schools 17 year old boy that he had been bullied inside the school.
Several sources said that the students described the gunman as a quiet person. Many people never spoke to him, but I did not expect him to be. According to a student named AveryGarza, the gunmen had not come to school for several days before the shooting.
According to US media reports, student Dustin said gunmen had been bullied at school, and those who shot him killed people who had bullied him.
The police found the explosive device inside and outside the school
After the shooting, Walter Braun, a police officer in the independent school district of Santa Fe, said explosives were found in Santa Fe high school and nearby surrounding areas.
Police chief Powell warned residents in the area to be vigilant against suspicious objects because explosives were reported on campus and off campus. But he didnt explain it in detail.
Garr Weiss County judge Mark Henry added that the authorities did find suspicious materials outside the school and warned people not to see suspicious objects.
Data map: President Trump of the United States. Diao Haiyang, a journalist from China China News Agency
Trump: the government does his best to protect the students
President Trump and his wife May Rania released twitter respectively, expressing concern about the incident. Trump said, there is a school shooting in Texas. From the initial report, the situation is not good, God bless you!
Today my heart is with the people of Santa Fe and Texas, the first lady of the United States, the first lady of the United States, is being treated in the hospital because of poor health.
Trump spoke in an event about the shooting at Santa Fe secondary school. He said that the shooting events like this have lasted for too long in the United States, and he said his government was determined to do everything in its power to protect students, ensure school safety, and control weapons that threaten themselves and others.
Worster (BetsyDeVos), the US Minister of education, published a statement about the violent attacks in Santa Fe high school in Texas: I see the terrible events of the Santa Fe high school today. My prayers are with every student, parent, educator and first responder. Our school must be safe and cultivate a learning environment. No student should experience so many traumas today. We simply can not allow this trend to continue. The federal school safety council is working hard every day to find effective ways to prevent violence and make our students safe in school. Our work is still very urgent. Our country must unite to solve the fundamental problems that lead to this tragic and meaningless loss of life. CNN reported that it was the third school shooting in the United States in the past 7 days, the twenty-second school shooting in the United States this year. Source: China News Net editor: Yao Wenguang _NN1682
Worster (BetsyDeVos), the US Minister of education, published a statement about the violent attacks in Santa Fe high school in Texas: I see the terrible events of the Santa Fe high school today. My prayers are with every student, parent, educator and first responder. Our school must be safe and cultivate a learning environment. No student should experience so many traumas today. We simply can not allow this trend to continue. The federal school safety council is working hard every day to find effective ways to prevent violence and make our students safe in school. Our work is still very urgent. Our country must unite to solve the fundamental problems that lead to this tragic and meaningless loss of life.