08/30/2010

Police officers kill gunman at high school

The suspect packed two loaded guns and pointed one at the principal's head

By Rain Smith
TimesNews.net

Approximately a year after training at Sullivan Central for just such a scenario — and even within the same area of the high school — deputies shot and killed a gunman on Monday morning.

The suspect allegedly packed two loaded guns, pointed one at the principal's head and ignited a standoff with the school resource officer.

He was eventually shot near an entrance to the school library — where several frightened students were huddled together in an emergency lockdown — after repeatedly asking where a fire alarm was located.

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