Two people were shot on Thursday morning at a Washington, D.C., school bus. Authorities said that the suspect teen is still at large.
According to the Metropolitan Police Department of Washington, the shootings took place around 8 a.m. on the metro bus at the 800 block of Yuma Street. The scene is located across the street from KIPP DC Legacy College Preparatory School.
According to police, the suspect was described as a Black male with a camo shirt and black hoodie. He is about 17 years old and stands between 4 and 5 feet tall with a thin build.
According to authorities, one passenger pulled out his gun and fired. struck the other passenger and then a ricochet hit a juvenile female.
The victims were said to have suffered non-life-threatening injuries.
According to the outlet, several students from the preparatory school were on the bus at time of shooting but weren’t hurt. Officials at the school said that they had been in touch with police and didn’t need to issue an alert.
Police advised the public to not approach the suspect but to call 911 instead.