TAFT, Calif. — One student has been shot at a high school in Taft, California, a community in the southern San Joaquin Valley.
The student who was shot was flown to a hospital. The Kern County Sheriff did not release that students condition. The shooting took place in the science building at the school. Sheriff’s deputies believe a student used a shotgun in the attack and that weapon has been recovered.
Parents said that a teacher was also shot, but his injuries were only minor. The shooting occurred about 9 a.m. At Taft Union High School, an oil and agricultural community about 120 miles northwest of Los Angeles. The suspect is in custody.