Three dead, several wounded in shooting at Michigan high school

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Three students were killed and at least six others injured in a shooting Tuesday at a Michigan high school, while a suspect is now in custody.

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Officials said they responded to 911 calls reporting an active shooting at Oxford High School at 12:51 p.m. According to local media reports,

Dozens of police, fire and EMS personnel work at the shooting site at Oxford High School.
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Parents walk away with their children from the parking lot of Meijer, where several students gathered in the aftermath of an active shooter situation at Oxford High School on Tuesday, November 30, 2021.
Parents walk away with their children from the parking lot of Meijer, where several students gathered following an active shooter situation at Oxford High School on November 30, 2021.
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A parent hugs a child as others come to pick up students from the Meijer store in Oxford, Micho.
A parent hugs a child as others come to pick up students from the Meijer store in Oxford, Michigan.
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At least three were killed and six were injured during a shooting at a Michigan school.
At least three were killed and six were injured during a shooting at a Michigan school.
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Police said the alleged gunman, a 15-year-old student at the school, was taken into custody within five minutes of the call.

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A semi-automatic pistol was recovered from the spot.

“We received more than 100 911 calls for our dispatch,” Oakland County Undersheriff Michael McCabe said at a briefing at the scene.

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“Representatives took a suspect into custody within five minutes of the original 911 call,” McCabe said. “They recovered a pistol from the suspect. The accused fired several rounds. There are many victims. ,

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Oxford High School shooting witness Isabel Flores describes the chaotic scene in Michigan.
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Several people were injured in Tuesday’s shooting at a Michigan high school and a suspected gunman is in custody.
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Oxford High School Superintendent Tim Throne speaks to the media on Tuesday, November 30, 2021.
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Several people have been injured and a suspected gunman is in custody.
The school was put under lockdown during active shootings.
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“It is unfortunate that I have to report that right now we have three deceased victims who are believed to be students,” he said. “We have six others who were shot. One was a school teacher.”

McCabe said the accused gunman asked for a lawyer and declined to be questioned by investigators.

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The shooter was taken into custody on the spot.
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It is not clear whether the victims were shot or had other injuries.
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Oakland County Undersheriff Michael McCabe speaking to the media after the shooting.
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According to an “active emergency” alert sent to parents, the school was put on lockdown.

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