Louisiana boy, 7, critically injured after being shot inside elementary school classroom

Authorities in Louisiana say a 7-year-old boy was accidentally shot inside a classroom when a gun went off after falling out of another student’s backpack. KPLTV reports that around 7:50 a.m. on Monday, May 15, deputies with Calcasieu Parish Police Department received a 911 call about a shooting at Moss Bluff Elementary, located at 215 School Street in Moss Bluff. Sheriff Tony Mancuso stated that a student brought a gun to the elementary school and concealed it in his backpack. During class, the gun seemingly fell out and landed on the floor—that’s when another student, a first-grader, pick...
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Police: Terre Haute North Vigo High School bomb threat believed to be a hoax

Authorities say the staff and students at the Terre Haute North Vigo High School in Terre Haute, Indiana are safe after receiving a bomb threat early Friday morning, according to NBC Chicago. Just before 10:30 a.m. on April 7, Terre Haute North Vigo High School made a 911 call after receiving a call about a “threat of bombs to be set off.” It was reported that students and faculty hid in classrooms after being instructed to take shelter. About 50 police officers wearing SWAT gear and carrying rifles rushed to the high school where they expected to find a gunman. Officers transporte...
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