UPDATE: Two Students, One Male And One Female Taken Into Custody For Colorado School Shooting
More details have been shared about the latest school shooting in Corlordo. According to the Daily Mail, not only has one suspect been detained but another is in police custody for opening fire on classmates at their Denver high school.
It has been revealed that Devon Erickson, 18, and a juvenile female were taken into custody following the shooting at STEM School Highlands Ranch in Denver on Tuesday. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said they had initially identified the female as a boy due to her “male appearance” but later discovered she was not. No further details on the female shooter was shared by law enforcement at a Wednesday morning news conference. However, It was said that the other Devon Erickson, is scheduled to appear in court later today.
As we previously reported, Kendrick Castillo, 18, who was just three days away from graduating was killed in the shooting and eight others suffered gunshot wounds. Three remain hospitalized in intensive care, while five have been released, Douglas County Sheriff Tony Spurlock said.
Authorities have not yet released a motive for the shooting, which occurred just miles from the scene of the deadly 1999 Columbine High School massacre.
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