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3 killed, 6 injured in Oxford High School shooting in Michigan

Three people were killed and six others were injured in a shootout at Oxford High School on Tuesday in suburban Detroit, authorities said.

The alleged shooter, a 15-year-old sophomore, is in custody, Oakland County Deputy Sheriff Michael McCabe said at a press conference. A handgun was also located, he said.

The three people killed are all believed to be students, the deputy sheriff said. Their identities have not been disclosed.

Authorities received a 911 call regarding an active shooter at the school just before 1 p.m., McCabe said. More than 100 911 calls have been made, he told reporters.

Among the six injured, one is a teacher.

A suspected Oxford High School shooter in Michigan was arrested after at least one student was shot dead and at least four people were injured on Tuesday, authorities said.WDIV

The scene remains active with several police officers, ambulances and SWAT at the school.

“We’re still doing a secondary school search for other victims,” McCabe said.

All students who have been evacuated will be taken to a neighborhood store to reunite with their families.

Oxford High School is located approximately 45 miles north of Detroit.

It is a story of rupture; come back for updates.


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