Previously announced by the Sheriff of Douglas County, Tony Spurlock, that several of the by two attackers injured students were in danger of their lives. The two alleged perpetrators had been detained. They had even been pupils at the affected school in Highlands Ranch.

The injured were 15 years of age and older. One of the alleged perpetrators was a teenager. The other was already of full age. The affected school is located less than nine kilometers of air line from the Columbine high school in Littleton in Jefferson County, where last month’s school massacre of the 20th century. It is so very sad. 20. April 1999, were shot and killed at Columbine high school by two armed Teenagers twelve classmates and a teacher, then killed themselves.

The White house said, to pray for the victims of the attack. President Donald Trump had been informed about the incident. “Tragically, know these and the surrounding municipalities, these hate-filled and horrific acts of violence only too well.”

now In the affected school were according to local police, a Kindergarten and classes one to twelve. The security forces had been alerted after shortly before 14 o’clock (local time/22 hrs CEST) in the middle classes of the shots had fallen. The nearest police station lying in the vicinity of the school, therefore, security forces were quickly on the spot. Also on your arrival and when entering the school police officer had heard shots.