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Three People Killed After School Shooting In Michigan Six Others Injured

OXFORD MI. Three people were killed and six others were injured in a shooting Tuesday at Oxford High School in suburban Detroit

The suspect, a 15-year-old sophomore, is in custody, Oakland County Undersheriff Michael McCabe said and a handgun was also located, he said. The three people killed are all believed to be students. Their identities have not been released.

Authorities received a 911 call about an active shooter at the school just before 1 p.m., McCabe said. More than a hundred 911 calls came in to dispatch. The suspect was taken into custody at the school within five minutes of the first call.

Among the six who were wounded is a teacher. They have all been taken to hospitals for various injuries. Authorities did not say what led up to the shooting. McCabe said that the suspect “invoked his right to not speak.”

The suspect fired between 15 to 20 shots before he was taken into custody. Oxford High School is located about 45 miles north of Detroit.

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