15-year-old student shoots 2 classmates outside school
A 15-year-old boy was arrested on Wednesday
US police seize more than 2,000 illegal guns this year
Washington. These days, shootings have become common in America, the latest case being in Washington. A 15-year-old boy was arrested Wednesday for allegedly shooting two classmates in Washington. Briefing on the incident, DC Metropolitan Police Chief Robert Conti said there was a report of a shooting at the Idea Public Charter School at the intersection of Lee Street and 45th Street before 10 a.m. local time, according to a Washington Post report.
According to reports, the victims were hospitalized. The Washington Post quoted school officials as saying police investigated the incident in the 4500 block of Lee Street NE and during that time placed 350 students and additional staff from the Idea Public Charter School. in confinement. The police chief told media that authorities had seized more than 2,000 illegal guns this year, about 800 more than last year. In a separate incident, another teenager was also shot and killed inside an apartment building in southeast Washington on Wednesday, according to the Washington Post, citing police.
Meanwhile, a 19-year-old man was charged with murder on Wednesday in a series of erratic shootings in Detroit lasting nearly two hours last week, in which three people were killed. Meanwhile, Fox News quoted police as saying three people had been killed in the shooting unleashed around 4:30 a.m. by defendant Donta Ramon Smith on Sunday. Expressing concern over the increase in shootings, US President Joe Biden said on Tuesday he was determined to ban attack weapons in the United States.
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FIRST POST: 01 September 2022, 07:58 HST