Police Respond To Shooting At Washington High School

Police Respond To Shooting At Washington High School

Police Respond To Shooting At Washington High School

Due to a reported shooting near Freeman High School, all southside SPS schools are now in lockdown.

Local media reports that a suspect was in custody and that at least two people were transported to the hospital.

Pictures from the scene show ambulances and police swooping on the scene. The extent of the victims' injuries are unknown.

A Twitter user named Christina identified herself as a junior at the high school and said she had been evacuated following at least four shots.

Freeman High School has 327 enrolled students.

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"They did a modified lockdown drill yesterday", she said.

All Freeman School District and all Spokane School District schools went into lockdown.

"I thought it was weird because they wouldn't do (a drill) two days in a row".

Baxter also said, "I saw someone carrying a gurney into the elementary school but I didn't know why".

All other schools in the surrounding area are in lockdown.

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