Multiple people were killed and an officer wounded when a gunman opened fire inside a Texas High School Friday morning, according to authorities.
Federal and county officials told KHOU at least eight people were killed in the attack.
Police were called to Santa Fe High School shortly before 8 a.m. for reports of shots fired, ABC 13 reported. Additional agencies including the Santa Fe Police, the Galveston County Sheriff’s Office and agents with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives also responded
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