Tennessee authorities, America, On Thursday, September 30, it was reported that a student shot and shot a classmate of his elementary school in MemphisSimilarly, they pointed out that he fled the scene by car after shooting.
Student shoots classmate at Memphis school
According to CNN, Issued by Tennessee authorities On Thursday morning, a student shot and killed a classmate at Cummings Elementary School in Memphis, then escaped by car.
According to Don Crowe, Deputy Chief of the Memphis Police Department, at a press conference held after the incident, The victim was 13 years old and was in a critical but stable condition at the local children’s hospital.
Have the suspect been charged?
No injuries have been reported to anyone else and no arrests have been made for the attack. despite this, Crowe said the suspect surrendered to the local police after escaping and is currently in custody..
The reason the student shot his Memphis classmate wasn’t disclosed either, though authorities stated they were investigating. “Very detailed”. According to Memphis Police Department, officers responded at 10:15 AM local time to the shooting and located the victim..
For its part, the Shelby County School District The report said they were aware of the shooting and added that the school would be closed.
Students are not allowed to carry backpacks after shooting
Recently, after a shooting threat occurred in a school in the United States, students were banned from carrying backpacks. A girl Only 13 years old, inspired by Columbine, brought a gun to school, But before attacking someone, they disarmed her and locked her in the bathroom. In fact, in the same May of 2021, in the same school, Another student wounded three classmates in the shooting.
under these circumstances, Students must be creative and improvised to carry their suppliesThis is proven in the photos and videos taken by this high school in Idaho.
* Information from CNN