Fox News reports that at least three people were shot and killed at a St. Louis high school. On Monday, a shooter and a female were killed at a Missouri high school.
From Fox News
The St. Louis Public Schools had earlier Monday announced that eight people, including two students, were taken to a local hospital. Police are also on the scene. St. The St.
The third victim was a female and police did not provide any information about her age or relationship to the school.
Michael Slack, Chief of Police in St. Louise, stated that the school’s doors were locked and it took time for security personnel to respond.
Slack stated that there was a gunfire exchange.
The shooting took place at Central Visual and Performing Arts High School. Fox News Digital reached out to the SLMPD for more information.
Devastating news in St. Louis. I’m grateful for the swift response of local law enforcement. My office is in contact with local authorities and we stand ready to offer all assistance possible https://t.co/8WpBPKp0vw
— Josh Hawley (@HawleyMO) October 24, 2022
Missouri Senator Josh Hawley posted a comment on Twitter about the sad event, calling it “devastating”
“Devastating news from St. Louis. Thank you for your prompt response from local law enforcement. My office has been in touch with the local authorities. We are available to provide any assistance.
St. Louis is experiencing devastation. Thank you for your prompt response from local law enforcement. My office is in contact with local authorities and we stand ready to offer all assistance possible https://t.co/8WpBPKp0vw
Josh Hawley (@HawleyMO October 24, 2022
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This is a terrible tragedy. Jackie and I are praying for the victims, their families, the students, and faculty of the Central Visual and Performing Arts high school.https://t.co/uRln756uV4
Blaine Luetkemeyer, @RepBlaine October 24, 2022