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Armed Guard Disarms Student and Limits Injury at Atlanta School

On January 31, 2013 at approximately 1:50 in the afternoon, a student opened fire and wounded another student inside the Price Middle School near downtown Atlanta.  A 14-year old student was wounded and an “armed resource officer” disarmed the shooter before further carnage could occur.

The school was locked down as the school’s emergency protocol was followed.  One of the students at the school, James Bolton Jr. told a reporter “They told us we had to be quiet. They said something went on in the courtyard.”  James did not even know there was a shooting until the reporter from AP asked him. Continue reading