Student Gunman Shot, Killed at Texas Middle School
January 04, 2012
Police shot and killed an eighth grade student who was brandishing a gun in the hallway of Cummings Middle School at 8 a.m. this morning. The teen engaged responding officers, reports the Brownsville Herald.
Brownsville (Texas) Police Detective J.J. Trevino said officers found the student with a handgun in a hallway after a school administrator noticed the boy was carrying a weapon and called police, the Associated Press reports. Police shot the student, killing him.
Investigators have not determined whether the student opened fire.
Displaying 1 - 1 of 1
Bob@Az. @ 1/20/2012 12:23 PM
I'm sure we're going to hear the crying, screaming and other noise about the "Why did you shoot that poor child! He was only a kid! " from those folks who don't understand that you die just as easily when shot by a "kid" as you do when it's an adult. Glad no Officers were harmed and the school remained safe.
Join the Discussion
Other Recent News
After nearly seven weeks on the run, suspected cop killer Eric Matthew Frein is in...
Newly released police dash camera video from an Avon, Ohio, police cruiser shows a chase...
Two western Pennsylvania community organizers with a local Stop the Violence group have...
The ongoing manhunt in northeastern Pennsylvania for the suspect in the deadly state...
Attorney General Eric Holder said Wednesday that there was a need for “wholesale change”...