Two people shot in Atlanta middle school

By David Ferguson
Thursday, January 31, 2013 15:03 EDT
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Crowd outside Price Middle School
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UPDATE: Teenager shot in head at Atlanta school

Police say that two people have been shot at Atlanta’s Price Middle School in an incident that took place Thursday afternoon. According to Atlanta’s NBC Channel 11, officers are on the scene along with medical personnel.

The two gunshot victims are alive, one adult woman who suffered minor scrapes and bruises, and a 14-year-old who is currently at Grady Memorial Hospital, sources say. The school is currently on lockdown and parents are being asked to stay away until the situation is under control in order to avoid confusion.

There is currently no word on whether a suspect or suspects are in custody.

Watch live coverage via Atlanta’s 11 Alive, below:

David Ferguson
David Ferguson
David Ferguson is an editor at Raw Story. He was previously writer and radio producer in Athens, Georgia, hosting two shows for Georgia Public Broadcasting and blogging at Firedoglake.com and elsewhere. He is currently working on a book.
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