2 died, and 7 were injured in the shooting at St. Louis; the accused was killed by police, authorities say–2 people died and 7 others were injured after a former student opened fire Monday at a St. Louis just before he was shot dead by police, administrators said.
The gunman, identified as 19-year-old Orlando Harris, shot dead a 61-year-old woman and a 16-year-old woman at Central Visual and Performing Arts High School, said St. Police Unit Commissioner. Louis, Mike Sack in information. advice.
The gunman escaped school years later and had no prior criminal origin, Sack said. It had nearly a dozen hot lead, large-capacity magazines, Sack said.
“It’s a heartbreaking day for all of us,” Sack said. “It’s going to be tough. Whereas on paper we could have had 9 victims… we have hundreds of others. Everyone safe will bring back the shock.”