News

Four High School Students Arrested: Plotting To “Kill As Many People As Possible” At School

High school shooting plot foiled

 

Good they got to them in time.

Via LA Times:

A day before a gunman in Oregon killed eight classmates and his college writing teacher, Tuolumne County sheriff’s detectives foiled a plot by students to go on a shooting rampage at their high school near Yosemite National Park, authorities said.

 

The Summerville Union High School students, all male, had detailed plans that “included names of would-be victims, locations, methods in which the plan was to be carried out,” Sheriff Jim Mele told reporters at a news conference Saturday. The targets included other students and faculty members.

 

NEWSLETTER: Get essential California headlines delivered daily >>

 

The boys confessed, Mele said, according to the Modesto Bee and KCRA-TV Channel 3. Three were arrested Wednesday and a fourth detained Friday on suspicion of conspiracy to commit assault with deadly weapons, a statement provided by the sheriff’s office said.

 

“They were going to come on campus and shoot and kill as many people as possible at the campus,” Mele told the Bee. More

Previous post

ISIS Blows Up Another Ancient Monument In Syria: 2,000-Year-Old “Arch Of Triumph”

Next post

Marco Rubio Wants US To Risk War With Russia Over Syria

Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, vulgarity, profanity, all caps, or discourteous behavior. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain a courteous and useful public environment where we can engage in reasonable discourse.