Police said a man died at the scene of Knoxville High School, while another man was detained “for further investigation.”
The shooting at another school concealed American news. Police said that on Monday, April 12, several people were shot dead at a high school in Knoxville, Tennessee. “Police officers sent him to Austin East Magnet High School after it was reported that there was a suspected armed person in the facility.”, The police told Tweet.
“When approaching the suspects, they were fired”She elaborated and added that a police officer had been beaten, but his life might not be in danger. The mayor of the city, Indya Kincannon, agreed and assured the local press that she had talked with the affected police officers. “conscious” with “stay optimistic”.
“The institution is secured and the students not affected by the incident are entrusted to their families”The school district official Bob Thomas added to the tweet.
One person died on the spot and the other was detained. “Pending further investigation”, Add permissions. They did not specify whether the deceased was one of the suspects.
There are 180,000 inhabitants in the south of the country, and the authorities opened a family reunion venue on a baseball field near the high school.
The governor of Tennessee, Bill Lee, had strengthened the rights of gun owners in his state a few days ago and regretted the situation. “Tragic and very difficult”.
Since the Columbine, Colorado massacre in April 1999, school shootings have been a scourge of the United States.“Popularity” With regard to gun violence, President Joe Biden announced last week targeted measures to limit the spread of guns in the United States.