Hostages Released from Wisconsin High School

By: The Associated Press
By: The Associated Press

MARINETTE, Wis. (AP) -- A police chief says a student who held nearly two dozen other students and a teacher hostage for more than five hours in a Wisconsin classroom shot himself after authorities entered the classroom.

Police chief Jeff Skorik says the student was taken to an area hospital and his condition wasn't known Monday night.

The police chief says police officers entered the classroom after hearing three gunshots. No other students or the teacher were wounded.


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