Two People Shot at Taft High School, Shooter in Police Custody

TAFT HIGH SCHOOL SHOOTING:  Two people were shot at Taft High School in Taft, Calif., Thursday morning. The suspected shooter is in police custody.

KABC:  Authorities say the shooting was reported at about 9 a.m. The suspect, whose name has not yet been released, was taken into custody at about 9:20 a.m.  Parents were asked to pick up their students at the football field. It was unclear if the two shooting victims were students or staff.

Update:  1 victim treated, a second declined treatment –  @TurnTo23

UPDATE:  Officials-Student shot in #Taft H.S. was flown to a local hospital-Suspect was a student, shotgun was used in the attack. — @eyewitnessnyc

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 Two People Shot at Taft High School, Shooter in Police Custody
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