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Fatal Shooting at High School in Washington

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11:45 a.m.

ROCKFORD, Wash. (AP) - Fire official: 1 killed, 3 injured in shooting at high school in Washington state.

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The CBS affiliate in Washington reports that two people are in the hospital following a shooting at a high school south of Spokane and that the shooter is now in custody. The local school district lifted the lockdown just before 11:30 a.m.

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ROCKFORD, Wash. (AP) - The Latest on a shooting at a high school in Washington state (all times local):
11:15 a.m.
Multiple ambulances and a Lifeflight helicopter were dispatched to a high school south of Spokane, Washington, following reports of a shooting.
    
The shooting was reported at Freeman High School in Rockford on Wednesday. Annie Baxter, whose two daughters attend Freeman Middle School across the street from the high school, told The Spokesman-Review that children were running into buildings when she pulled up to the school area about 10:15 a.m.
    
She says classes were about to begin because it's a "late start" day.
    
All schools in the Spokane district were placed on lockdown as a precautionary measure.
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11:03

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Authorities are responding to reports of a shooting at a high school south of Spokane, Washington. 
    
The Spokesman-Review reports that first responders were at Freeman High School in Rockford on Wednesday morning.
    
Spokane Public Schools said on Twitter that all schools in the district are "being placed into modified lockdown as a precautionary measure."
    
No other information was immediately available.

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