At least 5 people are dead, together with the gunman, after a shooting Tuesday in Northern California’s Tehama County, Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston mentioned. There have been seven shooting scenes, together with Rancho Tehama Elementary Faculty, and it seems the attacker was “randomly selecting targets,” police mentioned.
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At least three people are dead after a shooting Tuesday in Northern California’s Tehama County, Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston mentioned.
Police fatally shot the attacker after studies of at least 5 crime scenes, Johnston instructed CNN affiliate KHSL in Chico, California. It is unclear if the suspect is among the many three dead.
The Corning Union Elementary Faculty District mentioned a shooting had occurred at Rancho Tehama Elementary Faculty.
“It is a unhappy day for us right here in Tehama County,” Johnston mentioned.
In a quick assertion on its web site, the varsity district mentioned: “We have now had an energetic shooter incident at Rancho Tehama Elementary this morning. There are confirmed accidents.”
Some college students have been transported to hospitals by helicopter, and others have been moved to protected places, the sheriff’s spokesman mentioned.
Three youngsters and an grownup are being handled at Enloe Medical Heart in Chico, officers mentioned. Their situations weren’t accessible.
The college district was cooperating with native regulation enforcement, in response to its assertion. No different particulars have been accessible.
The shooting apparently didn’t begin on the faculty.