Student hurt in US school shooting
on 10/01/2013 18:43:53
A suspect is in custody after the shooting in Taft, a community in the southern San Joaquin Valley.
Kern County sheriff's spokesman Ray Pruitt says the suspect is believed to be a student.
The shooting happened at Taft Union High School around 9 am.
The sheriff's spokesman says the wounded student was flown to a hospital in Bakersfield.
It is believed a shotgun was used in the attack.
Taft is a community of about 7,000 some 120 miles north-west of Los Angeles.