Two students shot, wounded at Philadelphia high school, police say

ByREUTERS
January 17, 2014 23:28






PHILADELPHIA- Two students were shot and wounded on Friday at a charter high school in northeast Philadelphia, police said, in the latest of a string of school shootings that have helped fuel a national debate over gun laws.



Their injuries were not believed to be life-threatening, according to police spokeswoman Christine O'Brien.

There was no immediate word on the shooter, she said.


The shooting took place at the Delaware Valley Charter High School at about 3:30 p.m., O'Brien said.
 

Related Content
Breaking news
June 25, 2017
Iraqi forces say major Islamic State attack blocked outside old city of Mosul

By REUTERS