At Least 1 Victim In Atlanta School Shooting - Local news, weather, sports Savannah | WSAV On Your Side

Parents Await Answers Following Atlanta School Shooting

Price Middle - WXIA TV Price Middle - WXIA TV
WXIA TV WXIA TV
Suspect in Custody at scene - WXIA-TV Suspect in Custody at scene - WXIA-TV
ATLANTA, GA -

(WXIA/WSAV)

Authorities are on the scene of a reported shooting at Price Middle School in Atlanta. Reports on our news partner WXIA-TV suggest one victim is a 14-year-old student. Officers on the scene say a teacher was also injured in the incident. Neither injury is believed to be life threatening. A suspect is in custody, school officials say. Early reports suggest the shooter in custody is also a student. 

Atlanta police say they received a 911 call reporting shots fired at 1:50pm. Witnesses say the dispute may have stemmed from an earlier argument. The shooting is said to have taken place outside of the school.

As of now the school remains on lockdown. Students are expected to be released at the normal dismissal time.Multiple police and SWAT units remain on the scene.

This story is developing. WSAV.com will bring you the latest information as it becomes available.

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • Flooding in Beaufort County

    Flooding in Beaufort County

    Friday, July 25 2014 8:16 PM EDT2014-07-26 00:16:15 GMT
    Stormy weather packing heavy rain has led to rising water around Beaufort County tonight. Several roadways are flooding. There have also been reports of downed trees and power lines. Officials have also canceled tonight's events for the Beaufort Water Festival as well. News 3 is monitoring the weather conditions and will of course bring you the latest tonight at 10 and 11.
    Stormy weather packing heavy rain has led to rising water around Beaufort County tonight. Several roadways are flooding. There have also been reports of downed trees and power lines. Officials have also canceled tonight's events for the Beaufort Water Festival as well. News 3 is monitoring the weather conditions and will of course bring you the latest tonight at 10 and 11.
  • Close to 1,200 Immigrant Children Sent To Georgia

    Close to 1,200 Immigrant Children Sent To Georgia

    Friday, July 25 2014 7:46 PM EDT2014-07-25 23:46:01 GMT
    More than 57,000 children fleeing crime, violence and poverty mostly from Central America have crossed the U.S. border since October. Georgia Governor Nathan Deal said close to 1,200 have been sent to the Peach State.Governor Deal sent a letter to the Obama Administration saying the federal government did not communicate with his office before the children were sent here. Deal is concerned that Georgians will have to ...
    More than 57,000 children fleeing crime, violence and poverty mostly from Central America have crossed the U.S. border since October. Georgia Governor Nathan Deal said close to 1,200 have been sent to the Peach State.Governor Deal sent a letter to the Obama Administration saying the federal government did not communicate with his office before the children were sent here. Deal is concerned that Georgians will have to ...
  • Appearances Are Everything (Online)

    Appearances Are Everything (Online)

    Friday, July 25 2014 5:00 PM EDT2014-07-25 21:00:47 GMT
    Social media has become a normal and every day part of our lives, but sometimes, even posts that seem harmless can come back to bite you. Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, even Google, anything you've ever posted online is most likely there to stay and for potential future employers, internet searches have become a norm during the hiring process."We look at their background, what are their credentials, who knows them," says Tweaks by Geeks CEO Tammy Poston. "It's really key to follow up and get tha...
    Social media has become a normal and every day part of our lives, but sometimes, even posts that seem harmless can come back to bite you. Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, even Google, anything you've ever posted online is most likely there to stay and for potential future employers, internet searches have become a norm during the hiring process."We look at their background, what are their credentials, who knows them," says Tweaks by Geeks CEO Tammy Poston. "It's really key to follow up and get tha...
Powered by WorldNow

1430 East Victory Drive
Savannah, GA 31404

Telephone: 912.651.0300
Fax: 912.651.0320
Email: newsemailalert@wsav.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.