'Active shooter' taken into custody at Indiana middle school

'Active shooter' taken into custody at Indiana middle school

'Active shooter' taken into custody at Indiana middle school

The shooting occurred shortly after 9 a.m. EDT (1300 GMT) at the school about 25 miles (40 km) northeast of Indianapolis, and authorities said the school was placed on lockdown. Seaman attended the Southern Illinois University and played football there from 2007-2010 under ex-Gopher football head coach Jerry Kill.

Police tell us a male student is the suspected shooter, and he was detained at the school.

The police chief says the student asked to be excused from class, then returned with two handguns and opened fire. Local TV station WTTV, citing a source at the scene, said a student victim suffered a fractured ankle. The girl was taken to Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health in Indianapolis.

Exactly a week later, Noblesville West Middle School in IN has become the latest victim of gun violence, as a teacher and teenage girl have been critically injured after a gunman opened fire. We need to get it right, we need to make sure we're taking care of the people we need to take care of first right now, and that's the victims in this case.

A student at an IN middle school was taken into custody Friday after one of his classmates and a teacher were wounded by gunfire, local officials said. The department said a suspect had been taken into custody.

"We do know the situation resolved extremely quickly", Jowitt said.

Local media reported that the injured were a teenager and an adult.

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Aerial footage shows a shocking and chaotic scene, with students evacuating the building with their hands raised and panicked parents desperately searching for their children.

Parents can pick up high school and the West middle school students when the threat is cleared, Noblesville Schools said in the email.

Noblesville West does not have metal detectors, but does have an armed school resource officer who responded to the shooting.

Indiana State Police tweeted that two people are hurt. "You'll be proud of them, too".

"I just want to get my arms around my boy", she said. "It's like a bad dream. I love you guys".

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Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb, flying back from Europe, said in a statement that he was monitoring the situation.

At the nearby Noblesville East Middle School, "everybody just got so scared" and a lot of people were crying, one sixth-grade girl told RTV.

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