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What We Know So Far About the Elementary School Shooting in Uvalde, Texas

1 month ago   |   By Time

Fourteen students and one teacher have been killed in a mass shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas. The gunman, an 18-year-old from the small city, is also dead, authorities said.
“He shot and killed, horrifically, incomprehensibly, 14 students, and killed a teacher,” Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said in a press conference, hours after the Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District reported an active shooter at Robb Elementary School.
The suspected gunman entered the elementary school about 11:30 a.m. Tuesday with a handgun and possibly a rifle, and is believed to have been...
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Retired state trooper says mass shootings are 'difficult to stop'

Retired state trooper says mass shootings are 'difficult to stop'

1 month ago   |   By WCVB

Todd McGhee, a security analyst and counterterrorism expert, reacts to the news of a shooting at a Texas elementary school that killed at least 14 children and one teacher.
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What we know about the Uvalde, Texas elementary school shooting

What we know about the Uvalde, Texas elementary school shooting

1 month ago   |   By KOAT

A gunman opened fire on a Texas elementary school on Tuesday afternoon, killing multiple students and one teacher. Here's what we've learned so far:
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14 students, one teacher killed in shooting at Texas elementary school, governor says

14 students, one teacher killed in shooting at Texas elementary school, governor says

1 month ago   |   By Post Gazette


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