4 injured, one in custody after gunfire in Los Angeles school

Updated: 02 Feb 2018 06:30 AM

Los Angeles [United States], Feb 02 (ANI): At least four students have been hit by a gunfire in a classroom in Westlake district of Los Angeles.

One boy was shot in the head, a girl was shot in the wrist and two others had not sustained significant injuries, reported CNN.

According to local media, police has taken a 12-year-old girl into custody in this connection.

Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) Officer Drake Madison said they received a report of shots fired at 8:55 a.m on Thursday.

The shooting took place near Belmont High School. The campus also shares a property with Castro Middle School, Madison said.

Further details are awaited. (ANI)

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