3 killed in shooting at rural high school
AZTEC, N.M. – At least three people were killed in a shooting at a high school in northern New Mexico on Thursday, including two students and the attacker, police said.
New Mexico State Police said no other injuries were reported after the shooting, which took place at Aztec High School before 10 a.m. The victims and the attacker were not immediately identified. The school was placed on lockdown, and police said students were evacuated by bus to a nearby school soon after the shooting. The New Mexico State Police said shortly before 11 a.m. that they were conducting security checks at the school.
The school is in the Four Corners region of New Mexico, bordering Arizona, Colorado and Utah.