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What we know about the victims, suspect in the Michigan shooting – Colorado Springs, Colorado

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Oxford, Michigan — Three people were killed and eight were injured in a high school shooting in Michigan Tuesday afternoon.

The three people who died in the Oxford High School shooting were identified as 16-year-old Tate Myre, 14-year-old Hana St. Juliana, and 17-year-old Madisyn Baldwin.

Baldwin family

Madishin Baldwin, 17, was one of three people shot dead at Oxford High School on Tuesday afternoon.

According to a tweet sent on November 28, Meyer played soccer at Oxford High School and recently visited the University of Toledo.

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16-year-old Tate Maia was one of three killed at Oxford High School on Tuesday. Eight people were injured when an archer fired at school after 12:00 pm.

In honor of Maia, Oxford Football wrote: Tate was a wonderful young man with a bright future and was loved by everyone. I miss you, Tate. Tate was a wonderful young man who was very diligent and respectful. He is a great soccer player with the brightest future and a better young man off the field because he was there. We all loved Tate, and he misses him very much. “

Some 14-year-old women are in severe condition with gunshot wounds on the chest and neck. She has had surgery and is currently on a ventilator. Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bushar said it “looks tough” for the girl.

The other two victims are in crisis. A 15-year-old boy and a 17-year-old girl with a gunshot wound on their head.

Other victims are:

  • 14 year old boy in serious condition
  • 17 year old girl in stable condition
  • A stable 15-year-old boy
  • A stable 17-year-old boy
  • 47-year-old teacher discharged from hospital due to scratches

A 15-year-old student in the second year of school was detained. According to police, he fired 15 to 20 ammunition at the southernmost school and was detained within five minutes.

According to police, the suspect’s father bought the gun used for the shooting four days ago. When they detained him, they found seven bullets with a 9mm pistol.

“When they came down the hallway, they saw him, raised his hand, and detained him with a gun,” Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bushar said at a press conference at night.

What we know about the suspect in the Oxford High School shooting

He praised hundreds of first responders who supported the scene.

“I am very proud of the actions that our agents, our partners, the fire department, and the EMS intervened,” said Boucharad. “I think they literally saved their lives by killing the suspect with the firearms in the building.”

Dr. Tressa Gardner of McLaren Healthcare spoke at an evening briefing, stating that their system initiated incident commands by stopping surgery and activating additional resources to prepare for victims in need of treatment. I did.

“We have a partnership (with the sheriff’s department),” Gardner said. “A prompt notice from the sheriff’s department has begun to rejuvenate our trauma team.”

According to police, the suspect’s parents contacted the suspect and told him not to talk to the police. Police say their parents also hired a lawyer. He is currently being held at Children’s Village. Officials say he may be prosecuted as an adult.

Oakland County Prosecutor Karen D. McDonald said he would thoroughly review the information obtained from the investigation and “issue appropriate fees promptly.” She said the suspect would continue to be detained until these charges were raised.

Authorities said they received more than 100 calls to 911 about shooting at school shortly before 1 pm.

The students told WXYZ that they heard the ALICE warning on the intercom when the shooting was happening.

“We kept listening to ALICE LOCKDOWN, ALICE LOCKDOWN … I was just scared. I prayed for my safety, my friends’ safety, everyone’s safety,” said one student.

“I thought it was probably a suspicious person walking on campus. They would soon catch them and it would be over,” another student said. “In various group chats, the message” This person was shot, that person was shot “began to appear, and I immediately thought it was real. “

The mother, who reunited with her child at Meyer, said: A hug of my life. “

School officials say all schools in the district, including OELC, ​​will be closed for the rest of the week. Anyone who wants to talk to someone about today’s event has access to 24/7 resources and a crisis helpline / text / chat. Its number is 1-800-231-1127.

“We are grateful for the swift action of first responders in the face of unimaginable situations,” said a statement from Oxford Community School.

The sheriff’s office said he was asking someone who saw or heard something to say something.People can submit tips or email to 248-858-4911 OCSO@oakgov.com..

This story was originally published by WXYZ staff.



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