Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Breaking News- 5 shot near Therrell High School in southwest Atlanta

Five people have been shot near  near Therrell High School in southwest Atlanta. Those shot are believed to be Therrell students, a spokeswoman for Atlanta Public Schools said. Those shot were transported to the hospital in stable condition. Therrell High School was placed on lockdown for students participating in after-school activities, APS spokeswoman Kimberly Willis Green said. The school system later said on Twitter that all afternoon activities were cancelled at Therrell. At this time it is not known who the shooter is or if the shooter was a student at the school.

Update - At this time police say there were 2  shooters , both are  not  in police custody at this time.

Update - At this time police say they are unsure about the number of shooters. At around 4 o'clock there was an argument among a group of young people. One of them pulled out a gun and started shooting .

Update - Marcellus Brooks a student at the school has been arrested as the only shooter in this case

Marcellus Brooks shooter at Therrell High School

comments

comments powered by Disqus

Google+ Badge

Google+ Followers

Google+ Badge

Google+ community

Google+ Community

Google Plus community