14-Year-Old Boy Shot at Atlanta School

Suspect, believed to be a student, is in custody

By John Johnson,  Newser Staff

Posted Jan 31, 2013 3:03 PM CST

(Newser) – Another school shooting in the news: A 14-year-old boy got shot at an Atlanta middle school this afternoon, reports WSB-TV and 11Alive. The victim was hit in the back of the neck but was alert upon arrival at the hospital, say school officials. A suspect, thought to be another student, is in custody. A teacher also was injured, but not by a gunshot. Police think the teacher got trampled after the shooting, which took place outside a building at Price Middle School.

In this image made from video and released by WSB-TV, authorities investigate the scene of a school shooting in Atlanta.
In this image made from video and released by WSB-TV, authorities investigate the scene of a school shooting in Atlanta.   (AP Photo/WSB-TV)
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