Stories tagged with: chardon shooting

February 28, 2012 - 8:52am
3 years 4 weeks ago

A second teen has died from Monday's shooting at Chardon High School, near Cleveland.

Officials in Cuyahoga County said 17-year-old Russell King Jr. died from his wounds. He was one of five students shot at Chardon High.

Thomas "T.J." Lane, a 17-year-old student who attended a near-by vocational school is accused of the mass shooting.

Reports indicate Lane does not attend Chardon High School, but rather a separate school for at risk students about 16...

February 27, 2012 - 3:56pm
3 years 4 weeks ago

The school shooting in Chardon brings up the question of how schools prepare in the event of such a tragedy...It's rare but it does happen.

Locally, schools have lock down or evacuation drills each year, to prepare students for instances such as this. Student Services Coordinator Kevin Appleman said that Zanesville City Schools do have a plan in place, in case they face a similar situation like Chardon High School did on Monday.

"Practice those and just make sure that...

February 27, 2012 - 10:50am
3 years 4 weeks ago

At a noon press conference Chardon Police officials said one person has died and four others are injured after a shooting at a northeast Ohio high school. Civil deputy Erin Knife with the Geauga County Sheriff’s Office says the shooting was reported around 7:30 a.m. Monday at Chardon High School. Five students were injured. Knife says a single person suspected in the shooting is now in custody. Schools in the area are locked down. FBI Agent Scott...

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