On Tuesday, there was a shooting at Oxford High School in Michigan, near Detroit in which 3 students have been killed and another 6 people have been injured.
Police say 15-year-old student at the high school was found, suspect.
The teen was taken into custody and is refusing to talk to investigators.
What happened in the Oxford High School shooting?
At about 12:51 p.m. local time, hundreds of called 911 dispatch in which received report of the shooting at Oxford High School.
Authorities told, Deputies immediately responded to the scene and took the suspect into custody but till then he shot multiple people, killing three,
A semi-automatic handgun and several clips are recovered by Authorities.
Who are the victims of Oxford High School shooting?
According to information the identities of the victims have not been released yet.
So far, authorities have only confirmed that the three who were killed were students: 16 years old Tate Myre, 14 years old Hana St. Juliana, and Madisyn Baldwin who is 17 years old
According to law enforcement, eight people were injured in shooting and two of those injured were in surgery Tuesday evening and now Six of the injured are in stable condition.
Oxford High School shooting suspect
He sheriff said that the suspect, a 15-year-old sophomore at the school, has been taken into custody and he has refused to talk to investigator by invoked his right to remain silent.
The motive behind the assailant’s attack is not yet known.
Oakland County Sheriff Mike Bouchard late Tuesday said the suspect’s father purchased the handgun just 4 days ago. The sheriff said he would not be identifying the juvenile at this time. McCabe said investigators were aware of how the suspect got the gun but declined to give details. The sheriff also declined to say if the suspect’s parents were cooperating but said they have hired an attorney.
The 15-year-old is being held at the Oakland County’s Children’s Village, a juvenile detention center in Pontiac, Michigan. The suspect could potentially be tried as an adult, according to the sheriff, but that will be decided by the Oakland County Prosecutor.