Two Reported Shot At California High School

Source: Vignesh Ramachandran / NBC News

At least two people were shot at Taft Union High School in California’s southern San Joaquin Valley on Thursday morning, reported, citing a local fire department.

The incident happened around 9 a.m. local time and students were evacuated to the football field, NBC affiliate KGET of Bakersfield reported. The local sheriff’s department told KGET a student came onto campus armed with a shotgun and shot another student, who is believed to have non-life-threatening injuries and was airlifted to the hospital.

The sheriff also told KGET a teacher, who was possibly grazed by a shotgun pellet, was taken from the scene, however the extent of injuries to the teacher is unknown.

The student suspect is in custody.

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