A high school student was killed in a shooting at a high school in Albuquerque, New Mexico. This was announced during a press conference by the deputy chief of the local police Kyle Hartsock.
The incident occurred around 12:45 local time in the schoolyard during lunchtime. The victim was taken to the hospital, where he died of his injuries.
вЂњWe were called from Washington High School in downtown Albuquerque regarding the shooting. We soon found out that there had been a separate shooting incident between two male students. One of them was shooting at the other. The one who shot is in custody and we are investigating. The student who was shot unfortunately passed away,вЂќ Hartsock reported.
It is known that the shooter is 13 years old and his identity has not been released. Police are currently investigating the circumstances of the incident and determining how the teenager obtained the weapon.
On August 13, a fatal shooting occurred in British Plymouth, killing several people. According to eyewitnesses, the shooter broke into a house and then shot a five-year-old girl and her mother. He then fled the scene, injuring or killing two local residents who were walking their dogs.