A 15-year-old Oxford High School sophomore, armed with a semiautomatic handgun, is accused of a shooting at his school Tuesday afternoon, killing three students and injuring seven others and a teacher.
The names of the victims have been released / Tate Myre, 16; Hana St. Juliana, 14, and Madisyn Baldwin, 17.
The shooting happened after a 15-year-old sophomore opened fire with a handgun killing three and injuring six.
Oakland County Sheriff Mike Bouchard late Tuesday said the suspect’s father purchased the handgun just four days ago. The sheriff said he would not be identifying the juvenile at this time..
The teen was under suicide watch, County Executive David Coulter said Tuesday night, and Prosecutor Karen McDonald said she planned to issue “appropriate charges quickly” and that the community has her commitment and promise that she “will seek justice.”