1 Injured In CA High School Shooting; Suspect In Custody

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UPDATE (1:32pm)

TAFT, Calif. (AP) – One student has been shot at a high school in Taft, Calif., a community in the southern San Joaquin Valley.
    
Kern County sheriff's spokesman Ray Pruitt also says a suspect is in custody and is believed to be a student.
    
The shooting was reported at Taft Union High School around 9 a.m. Thursday.
    
The sheriff's spokesman says the wounded student was flown to a hospital in Bakersfield.
    
Pruitt says it's believed a shotgun was used in the attack.
    
Taft is a community of about 7,000 some 120 miles northwest of Los Angeles.


 

UPDATE: Sheriff's spokesman says 1 student shot at high school in Taft, Calif., suspect in custody.

TAFT, Calif. (AP) – A city official says a shooting has been reported at a high school in Taft, Calif., a community in the southern San Joaquin Valley.
    
City manager's assistant Debra Elliott says the shooting was reported shortly after 9 a.m. Thursday.
    
No further details are immediately available.

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