What We Know About the Michigan School Shooting Victims
Authorities late Tuesday released the names of the victims in the Michigan high school shooting.,
The victims in the school shooting include a football player, two other students.
Nov. 30, 2021, 11:25 p.m. ET
One was a football player, who had recently won honors as a linebacker and tight end on his team. Tate Myre, 16, died in a patrol car as authorities tried to rush him to the hospital.
“There was no time to wait,” Sheriff Bouchard said. “He tried to load him in the car to get him as fast as he could to a hospital, and he expired in the car.”
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Authorities late Tuesday released the names of the victims in the Michigan high school shooting. Three students were killed, including Tate Myre; Madisyn Baldwin, 17; and Hana St. Juliana, 14.
At a news conference on Tuesday night, Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard said officials did not know whether the victims were targeted.
“We don’t know where he went first or why,” Sheriff Bouchard said of the suspect.
On Tuesday night, more than 25,000 people had a signed a petition online to rename the school’s stadium after Mr. Myre, who had recently earned an all-region award as a linebacker and tight end from the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association.
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The injured, Sheriff Bouchard said, included a 15-year-old boy who was in critical condition with a head wound; a 14-year-old boy with serious jaw and head wounds; a 17-year-old girl who was shot in the neck; a 15-year-old boy who was shot in the left leg; a 17-year-old boy who was wounded in the hip; a 47-year-old teacher who had a bullet graze her shoulder and was discharged after being treated; a 14-year old girl who was in critical condition with chest and neck wounds and was on a ventilator after surgery; and a 17-year-old girl who was also in critical condition with chest wounds.
“It’s looking very tough for this young girl,” Sheriff Bouchard said of the 14-year-old girl on a ventilator.