AZTEC, N.M. (AP) — A capturing at a highschool in a small New Mexico city left two college students and the suspect lifeless, authorities stated Thursday as faculties all through the world remained on lockdown as a precaution.
State police didn’t launch any particulars concerning the shooter however confirmed the opposite two individuals who have been killed attended Aztec Excessive Faculty. The varsity of about 900 college students was cordoned off as authorities cleared the buildings and teenagers have been taken to a different location.
A crowd of nervous mother and father gathered outdoors Metropolis Corridor to attend for extra info as officers tried to reassure them concerning the security of their youngsters.
“The households of the victims have been notified instantly. They’re in our ideas and prayers,” state police stated in a press release on social media.
State and federal authorities are investigating what led to the capturing and didn’t instantly launch any particulars concerning the circumstances.
Aztec is a rural group of 6,500 individuals within the coronary heart of northwestern New Mexico’s oil and fuel nation and close to the Navajo Nation. Its most important road is lined by previous brick buildings that date again greater than a century.
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