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1 killed, 3 injured after gunman opens fire at high school in Washington state, officials say

Published by Business Insider on Wed, 13 Sep 2017

ROCKFORD, Wash. (AP)A shooter opened fire at a high school in Washington state Wednesday, killing one person and injuring at least three others, authorities said.Brian Schaeffer of the Spokane Fire Department told reporters that one person died at Freeman High School in Rockford, south of Spokane, and three injured victims were taken to a hospital.Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center and Children's Hospital received three pediatric patients, spokeswoman Nicole Stewart said. They were in stable condition, and family members were with them, she said.Spokane County Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich said at the scene that the shooter was in custody, The Spokesman-Review newspaper reported.Cheryl Moser said her son, a freshman at Freeman High School, called her from a classroom after hearing shots fired."He called me and said, 'Mom there are gunshots.' He sounded so scared. I've never heard him like that," Moser told the newspaper. "You never think about something happening like this at a small school."Ambulances and a Lifeflight helicopter were sent to the school.Stephanie Lutje told The Associated Press that she was relieved to hear her son was safe after his high school near Freeman was put on lockdown. She commended the school district for its communication with parents."It's been amazing, within probably 15-20 minutes of hearing about it, I'd already received a phone call, I'd already received a text message saying that their school is OK," she said.She still worried for others she knew, including a co-worker who had yet to hear from her son, a sophomore at Freeman."My stomach's in knots right now," she said.___Associated Press writers Rebecca Boone in Boise, Idaho, and Alina Hartounian in Phoenix contributed to this story.Join the conversation about this storyNOW WATCH: A top financial adviser says the notion of retirement is gone ' here's what he thinks people will do instead
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