According to new US media reports, 18 students among 21 killed in shooting at a Texas school
Texas, (PNB NEWS). A shooter killed 14 pupils and a teacher, Texas Governor, and politician Greg Abbott said.
The attacker, who may have been armed with a pistol and a rifle, was fatally shot by cops at the Robb Elementary School, in Uvalde.
He is suspected to have parked his vehicle and then entered the Robb Elementary School, authorities said.
“In a horrible and senseless fashion, the assailants shot and killed 14 pupils,” the govt said in a statement.
On Tuesday afternoon, the shooting was no longer active. The shooter was 18 years old, Salvador Ramos CBC reported.
Cops shot and killed Ramos, during the shootout at Robb Elementary School.
Ramos claimed to have murdered his grandmother before attacking the Texas elementary school.
13 children were brought to the emergency room at Uvalde Hospital after the shooting, Hospital CEO reported.
According to Abbott, two officers were wounded when they allegedly exchanged gunfire with the shooter.
According to him, they had non-life-threatening injuries.
Joe Biden will address the people of America from the White House at 8:15 pm tonight.
Due to the US’s fragile gun control law and measures, shooting sprees have become the usual. About 37,000 Americans died in gun violence in the USA in 2019.
Countries with the highest total number of gun deaths in 2019 are given below.
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