EYEWITNESS LOCAL NEWS2 Killed, 1 Injured in Oregon School Shooting
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Reported: Jun. 10, 2014 4:30 PM EDT
Updated: Jun. 10, 2014 4:40 PM EDT
Officials say a lone gunman armed with a rifle killed one student and injured a teacher at an Oregon school before the shooter was found dead.
Troutdale Police Chief Scott Anderson said Tuesday authorities have tentatively identified the gunman, but aren't ready at this point to release the name.
They are in the process of notifying the family of the gunman and student who was killed.
Anderson said the teacher suffered non-life threatening injures and was treated at the scene.
During the evacuation, another unrelated gun was found and one person was taken into custody.
A gunman and a student are dead after a shooting today at a high school near Portland, Oregon.
Authorities say there were reports of shots fired at 8 a.m. today at Reynolds High School in Troutdale.
Students say they were told over the intercom that there was a lockdown and that they should quietly go to their classrooms.
They were then evacuated from the school, hands on their heads, to be reunited with their parents in a supermarket parking lot.
One 15-year-old student says he saw a physical education teacher at the school with a bloodied shirt.
Another 15-year-old says she was hunkered down in a locker room with another student and two teachers.
A TV station (KGW) reported that teams were going through the school, room by room. Police set up tape around the area, and were not allowing people to pass through.
One student and a suspect in a shooting at a Oregon high school have been confirmed dead, KATU TV reported.
The shooting occurred about 8 a.m. Tuesday at Reynolds High School in Troutdale.
Deputies say suspect in shooting at Oregon high school is dead.
Police rushed to a Portland-area high school following reports of gunfire.
The Multnomah County sheriff's office said there were reports of shots fired about 8 a.m. Tuesday at Reynolds High School in Troutdale.
The school was in lockdown.
TV news showed students being led from the school with their hands on their heads.
Police told parents to go to a nearby parking lot to meet with their sons and daughters as they evacuated the school.
Students were evacuated from the school, hands on their heads, to be reunited with their parents in a supermarket parking lot.
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