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8 killed in shooting at Texas' Santa Fe High School

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8 killed in shooting at Texas' Santa Fe High School

https://www.cnn.com/2018/05/18/us/texas ... index.html

At least eight people have died as result of Friday morning's shooting at Texas' Santa Fe High School, CNN affiliates are reporting.

(CNN) -- Multiple people have died as a result of a shooting Friday morning at a high school in the southeastern Texas city of Santa Fe, two law enforcement sources told CNN. This is the third school shooting in the past seven days, and the 22nd since the beginning of the year in the United States.
There has been, on average, 1 school shooting every week this year
A suspect in the shooting at Santa Fe High School has been arrested, assistant principal Cris Richardson told reporters near the school.
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I don't understand why people who used to be students are now going back and killing underclassmen.
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Nothing new here and soon all the platitudes from politicians. Yeah Prayers and thoughts will save a life.
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Again, I guess this is not a gun problem again.
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napoleonbot wrote:
May 18th, 2018 1:51 pm
Again, I guess this is not a gun problem again.
Only those that suck on car exhaust would not believe that easy access to guns is not a problem.
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napoleonbot wrote:
May 18th, 2018 1:51 pm
Again, I guess this is not a gun problem again.

Actually it looks like it was a run of the mill shotgun. Nothing to fancy this time.
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eldiablo wrote:
May 18th, 2018 1:54 pm
Only those that suck on car exhaust would not believe that easy access to guns is not a problem.
Oh but it's a mental health issue, first and foremost. I actually don't disagree. The mental health issue isn't just in the shooter, but in every pro-gun advocate in the United States that is addicted to their firearms...
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LezOLee wrote:
May 18th, 2018 2:00 pm
Oh but it's a mental health issue, first and foremost. I actually don't disagree. The mental health issue isn't just in the shooter, but in every pro-gun advocate in the United States that is addicted to their firearms...
So, what you are saying is that 50% of Americans have some varying degree of mental health issue. I see.

What do we do with them?
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mr_raider wrote:
May 18th, 2018 1:59 pm
Actually it looks like it was a run of the mill shotgun. Nothing to fancy this time.
Oh yeah, guns don't kill people. They are designed to kill, but its people who kill people....it will never stop.
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Apparently there is a 2nd suspect and there might be bombs?.

Scary.
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maddawg wrote:
May 18th, 2018 2:23 pm
Oh yeah, guns don't kill people. They are designed to kill, but its people who kill people....it will never stop.
The point was this is not a high powered weapon. Relatively easy to acquire. We'll see how this weapon was acquired.

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