Sun. Mar 29th, 2020

Boy in Mexico school shooting used grandfather’s guns

Boy in Mexico school shooting used grandfather’s guns

An 11-year-old boy who killed his teacher and himself and wounded six others in a northern Mexico school shooting used his grandfather’s guns in the attack, officials said Monday.Coahuila state Attorney General Gerardo Márquez Guevara told reporters that authorities would finish their preliminary investigation before deciding if the grandfather will face charges.Watch the video above to see the initial footage from TV Azteca.Gov. Miguel Riquelme said it appeared that the man did not have permits for either weapon.On Friday morning the boy asked to use the restroom at his school, Colegio Cervantes, in Torreon. After he didn’t return, his teacher went to look for him. He emerged from the bathroom firing two guns. Five students and a gym teacher were also wounded.Authorities had said he lived with his grandparents.

MEXICO CITY —

An 11-year-old boy who killed his teacher and himself and wounded six others in a northern Mexico school shooting used his grandfather’s guns in the attack, officials said Monday.

Coahuila state Attorney General Gerardo Márquez Guevara told reporters that authorities would finish their preliminary investigation before deciding if the grandfather will face charges.

Watch the video above to see the initial footage from TV Azteca.

Gov. Miguel Riquelme said it appeared that the man did not have permits for either weapon.

On Friday morning the boy asked to use the restroom at his school, Colegio Cervantes, in Torreon. After he didn’t return, his teacher went to look for him. He emerged from the bathroom firing two guns. Five students and a gym teacher were also wounded.

Authorities had said he lived with his grandparents.

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