Factbox: Main shootings at faculties in the US


FILE PHOTO: A “wall of Demand” mural and video message created by Manuel Oliver, father of Joaquin Oliver, one among 17 folks killed within the 2018 faculty taking pictures at Marjory Stoneman Douglas Excessive College in Parkland, Florida, is seen shortly after it is unveiling on the one yr anniversary of the mass taking pictures in New York Metropolis, New York, U.S., February 14, 2019. Information/Mike Segar

(Information) – Beneath are among the bloodiest and most notable U.S. mass shootings at faculties in latest many years, ranked by dying toll. This isn’t a whole record of all main U.S. mass shootings:

VIRGINIA TECH, April 16, 2007 – A gunman slaughters 32 folks and kills himself at Virginia Tech, a college in Blacksburg, Virginia.

SANDY HOOK, Dec. 14, 2012 – A person fatally shoots his mom, then kills 20 kids and 6 adults earlier than killing himself at Sandy Hook Elementary College in Newtown, Connecticut.

PARKLAND, Feb. 14, 2018 – A former pupil at Marjory Stoneman Douglas Excessive College in Parkland, Florida, opens hearth with an assault-style rifle, killing 17 college students and educators. Authorities arrest the gunman.

AUSTIN, Aug. 1, 1966 – A sniper perched in a College of Texas clock tower unleashes 90 minutes of terror by killing 13 folks plus a fetus and wounding greater than 30 others in what’s considered the primary U.S. mass taking pictures in a public area. He’s fatally shot by police.

COLUMBINE, April 20, 1999 – Two youngsters rampage by Columbine Excessive College in Jefferson County, Colorado, fatally taking pictures 12 college students and a instructor and wounding greater than 20 others earlier than killing themselves.

Reporting by Brendan O’Brien in Chicago; modifying by Jonathan Oatis