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Class 1 student shot dead by reprimanded teacher… 6-year-old minor arrested, gun recovered

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A six-year-old boy has been taken into custody after shooting a teacher in the Newton News area.
The officer said this incident was not an accidental gunshot.
In this shooting incident, the hospitalized teacher suffered fatal injuries.

Washington, A six-year-old child shot his teacher at a school in Virginia, United States. According to a BBC report, police arrested a six-year-old boy after shooting a teacher in the ‘Newton News’ area of ​​the US state of Virginia. Chief Steve Drew said the shooting at Richneck Elementary School in the town of Newport News happened just after 2 p.m. local time. It’s unclear how the child got the gun, but the officer said the incident was not an accidental shooting.

In this shooting incident, the admitted teacher suffered life-threatening injuries, where every possible effort is being made by medics to save her. According to the police, after the teacher’s reprimand, the child present in class 1 opened fire on her. Officials did not name the weapon used in the incident, but said the boy used a handgun. Meanwhile, the school’s district manager, Dr. George Parker, said authorities would investigate any such incident, which may be the reason behind the incident. He added that he wanted to make sure it didn’t happen again.

During the incident, Virginia Governor Glenn Youngkin said he offered help to local officials, adding that his administration stood ready to help in any way. “I am monitoring the situation and praying for the continued safety of all students and the community,” he wrote on Twitter. Let us tell you that Newton News is a city of about 1 lakh 80,000 people and is located about 70 miles (112 km) south of the state capital, Richmond.

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