On Tuesday, November 30, a 15-years-old boy shot and killed three students and injured other eight students of the high school in Oxford, Michigan. A boy was firing a semi-automatic pistol and as per the sources, his father purchased the gun some days ago and the fellow killed three students. Now, the boy has been taken into custody by the police.
Because of the incident, several victims lost their lives including a 16-years-old boy and two girls and the injured students is between 14 to 17 years of age. Among the injured people is a teacher. Two victims were critically injured and later, sent to surgeries.
After knowing the situation of the shooting incident, Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan Governor said,” My heart goes out to the families of the victims. This is an unimaginable tragedy. I hope we can all rise to the occasion and wrap our arms around all families”.
When the students of Oxford High School heard the first gunshots on Tuesday, and rushed for cover and closed the classroom door to barricade themselves with chairs. The panic situation was created in the school when students got to know that a 15-years-old boy injured 11 students.
Now, the authorities have identified who died in this accident as Hana St. Juliana (14), Tate Myre (16), and Madisyn Baldwin (17). They all died in the sheriff’s car when they were on the way to the hospital.
A teacher who is 47-years-old was also injured in this accident. Hanna St. Julian has been identified as the third victim who died in this tragic shooting. The whole social media is mourning the death of the student. She was one of the brightest students in the school.
A 16-years-old Tate Myre and 14-years-old Hanna St. Julain and a 17-years-old Madisyn Baldwin was the victim of the accident who died. It is hard to believe by their family that their beloved family member has lost their life in this tragic accident. The Oakland County Sheriff, Michael Bouchard said that the investigation is still trying to identify the motive behind this incident at the high school.
The father of a 15-years-old boy purchased the 9mm Sig Sauer that was used in the shooting incident. The suspect, Bouchard said he practiced the shooting and shared some pictures on social media with his targets. Among the injured, a 14-years-old girl was undergoing treatment. On social media, netizens are paying tribute to the students and sharing their condolence over their death. They were the future of the nation.