Tragedy strikes a Colorado suburb, police say a student at Arapahoe High came to school with a gun, intent on targeting one of his teachers when that teacher left – he shot and wounded two of his classmates before apparently taking his own life. Students describe the terrifying moments after hearing the first shots:
Police say the teacher being targeted acted quickly to help to prevent more loss of life:
Arapahoe is just eight mi. from Columbine where 13 students were shot to death in 1999, and Saturday marks one year since the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.
Both incidents on the minds of anxious parents as they waited to get the all-clear from first responders:
Police say the shooter was acting alone.
There’s still no word on what his motive may have been.