At least three people were injured following a shooting at Great Mills High School in Maryland , this Tuesday morning around 8:15am.
There has been an incident at Great Mills High School. Parents please DO NOT respond to the school. Report to Leonardtown High School
— St. Mary's Sheriff (@firstsheriff) March 20, 2018
According to St Mary’s County Sheriff Tim Cameron, A school resource officer was there at the same time and exchanged shots with the student gunman who fired at a teen female student,
The Authorities responded quickly to the incident as shown below :
Posted by Al Murray on Tuesday, March 20, 2018
The gunman is among the injured and he is in a critical condition along with the teen victim,
Another student was injured but in a stable condition.
St. Mary Co. Sheriff Tim Cameron on shooting at Great Mills HS: shooting happened in hallway; shooter, a student, fired at a female student, another was student hit. Armed school resource ofc, a deputy, exchanged shots w/ shooter; shooter & female student in critical condition
— Peggy Fox (@PeggyTV) March 20, 2018
The school was in secure mode for a short time, and parents were told to stay away from it and wait at Leanoardtown High School to be reunited with their children.
There has been a Shooting at Great Mills High School. The school is on lock down the event is contained, the Sheriff's office is on the scene additional information to follow.
Parents/Guardians should go to Leonardtown HS for reunification with GMHS students
— SMCPS_MD (@SMCPS_MD) March 20, 2018
This is the 17th school shooting so far this year in the United States.