OXFORD, Mich. – Four students were killed and eight other people were injured in a shooting at Oxford High School on Tuesday, officials said.
Oakland County Undersheriff Mike McCabe said a 15-year-old sophomore student is the suspected shooter, that student has been charged as an adult. The shooting happened at 12:51 p.m. in an area of the school where many history classes take place.
More than 100 calls were made to police during the shooting. McCabe said the suspect was in custody within five minutes of officials receiving the first 911 call.
Investigators recovered a semi-automatic handgun and found multiple spent shell cases. It is believed the suspect fired between 15-20 rounds.
All schools in the Oxford Community Schools district, including OELC, will be closed for the remainder of the week, officials announced.
Below are the names and pictures of the four students who were killed.
14-year-old Hana St. Juliana
The following is a list officials released of the people who were injured (Updated as of 6:30 p.m. Thursday):
- A 14-year-old boy was discharged from a hospital on Wednesday.
- A 14-year-old girl is in stable condition after being shot in the left chest and neck.
- A 15-year-old who suffered a left leg gunshot wound was discharged on Tuesday.
- A 17-year-old girl is in stable condition after being shot in the neck.
- A 17-year-old girl is in stable condition with a gunshot wound to the chest.
- A 17-year-old boy was discharged Tuesday after being shot in the hip.
- A 47-year-old teacher who was shot in her left shoulder was discharged Tuesday.
The victims were transported to several different hospitals in the area including McLaren Lapeer, McLaren Oakland and St. Joe’s in Pontiac.
The Oxford Bank has created an Oxford Community Memorial and Victims Fund to accept donations for their families and the community: Learn more here.