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1 Person has died 5 other injured in a high school shooting in Santa Clarita in Southern California



- Santa Clarita, California


At least six people were shot, one fatally, Thursday morning on the campus of Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, prompting a massive response from sheriff's deputies and paramedics, authorities said.

In a tweet, Sheriff Alex Villanueva said the suspected shooter was "in custody and being treated at a local hospital."

A Los Angeles County Fire Department spokesperson confirmed firefighters responded before 8 a.m. to the school at 21900 Centurion Way. One of the victims was struck in the stomach.

All lockdown orders have been lifted and the suspect according to local sheriff's was an asian boy that attended the high school.


Fire officials said six victims were transported from the scene. In a tweet, Henry Mayo Hospital said it had received four patients.