Eight-year-old child was killed in a shooting at a school in San Bernardino
Moscow. April 11. INTERFAX.RU — Eight-year-old child was killed in the shooting, which the unknown opened at an elementary school in San Bernardino, California, informs on Monday Agency Associated Press.
The second victim of the shooter was a teacher. Another child is in the hospital in critical condition. In addition, the shooter killed himself — police say after the attack he was shot in the school building.
Authorities believe that the children were not the target of criminal. It is reported that he was familiar with the dead teacher, and the reason for the attack could be a conflict on the household soil.
In the school where the incident occurred, has about 600 children. All of them evacuated, placed in the campus, located a few miles from the school.
The shooting caused panic in the city, who six years ago survived a mass murder in a centre for people with disabilities, in which 16 people died. Responsibility for the attack was assumed banned in Russia, IG.