NEWS ABOUT: Taft Union High School
Suspect often talked about killing, students describe him as 'weird'
It looks like earlier reports about bullying playing a key part in yesterday's California school shooting were right. The 16-year-old unnamed shooter allegedly composed a list of students he wanted to kill last year, and told authorities he had been bullied for more than a year, reports the Bakersfield
They calmed down student gunman, prevented more casualties, say police
One student remains critically wounded after this morning's school shooting near Bakersfield, California, but it's becoming clear that the quick action of two school officials prevented a greater tragedy, police say. The AP , LA Times
, and Bakersfield Californian
agree on the general sequence: A 16-year-old student burst into...
Teacher, supervisor talked student into dropping shotgun
A 16-year-old student armed with a shotgun walked into class in a rural California high school this morning and shot one student, fired at another but missed, and then was talked into surrendering by a teacher and another staff member, officials said. The teen victim was in critical but stable...