2 people dead in middle school shooting in Nevada

sparks nevada2SPARKS, Nev. — A shooting at a middle school near Reno, Nev. on Monday left two people dead, including the gunman, and another two people were hospitalized. Both of those injured at reportedly in surgery and in critical condition. The shooter died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, Sparks City Manager Shawn Carey said.

Students have been evacuated from to a nearby elementary school in a city about five hours north of Las Vegas.

Local and state investigators on the scene are working to determine the cause of yet another school massacre.

Stay tuned to further updates.


Terry Shropshire
Terry Shropshire

A military veteran and Buckeye State native, I've written for the likes of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Atlanta Business Chronicle and the Detroit Free Press. I'm a lover of words, photography, books, travel, animals and The Ohio State Buckeyes. #GoBucks

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