Armed scholar, officer injured at Wisconsin highschool


(Information) – A scholar armed with a weapon confronted a faculty useful resource officer and each had been injured in a capturing that prompted a lockdown at a Wisconsin highschool on Tuesday, the Oshkosh Police Division mentioned in a Fb put up.

Gunfire rang out at Oshkosh West Excessive Faculty, about 85 miles (137 km) north of Milwaukee, within the morning hours. About 1,700 college students are enrolled on the college.

“Just one scholar was injured,” police mentioned on Fb.

“The scholar and officer had been each injured and transported to native hospitals,” police mentioned.

Dad and mom had been suggested to reunite with their kids at Perry Tipler Center college.

“This incident is being turned over to the state division of felony investigations,” Oshkosh Police mentioned on Fb.

Reporting by Barbara Goldberg in New York, Enhancing by Franklin Paul and Jonathan Oatis