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Student shooter at Sparks Middle School used semi-automatic handgun
Student shooter at Sparks Middle School used semi-automatic handgun

SPARKS, Nev. -- The student who came armed to Sparks Middle School on Monday morning opened fire using a semiautomatic handgun, wounding two other students and killing a teacher before turning the gun on himself, police said. Sparks Police Chief Tom Miller did not identify the deceased shooter or the teacher who was killed. Nor did he name the wounded boys, saying only that they are both 12 are hospitalized in stable condition. One was shot was shot in the abdomen, he said, and the other in the shoulder. The teacher has been identified by family members as Michael Landsberry, who, according to the school's website, taught eighth-grade math. Police said about 20 to 30 students...

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