A suspect has been arrested after a shooting at a Los Angeles middle school.
Officer Drake Madison says gunfire came in shortly before 9 a.m. Thursday at a school just west of downtown L.A.
A 15-year old boy is in critical condition.
UPDATE: 12-year-old girl arrested as suspect in shooting of two.
UPDATE: Officials believe the shooting was accidental. (source)
According to LAPD, the gun used in the shooting fired off while inside of the student’s backpack. A single shot struck a female student’s wrist and then a male student in the temple. The handgun was not registered and police are trying to determine how the 12-year-old suspect acquired the gun. (source)