A New Mexico high school shooting killed at least three people and wounded more than a dozen others on Thursday, the AP reported.
Authorities told local media that the shooter was dead, but it was unclear whether the suspect was among the three killed. The shooting happened around 9:30 a.m. at Aztec High School near the Navajo Nation, about 180 miles north of Albuquerque.
Authorities say 3 people are dead following a shooting at a New Mexico high school. Authorities also say the shooter is dead but didn’t say if the suspect was among the 3. https://t.co/Yr5MCwP3BG pic.twitter.com/y8JMNc0S6i
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“It’s a tragic when our children are harmed in violent ways especially on school campuses. We express our condolences to those families who have been harmed,” Russell Begaye, president of the Navajo Nation, said in a press release, according to Fox News.