Two dead in shooting at US high school

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Two dead in shooting at US high school

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Two people have died in a high school shooting in Marysville, Washington State.

One person was shot dead and four students were wounded by the gunman at Marysville-Pilchuck High School.

Police said the gunman – a male student of the school – also died at the scene.

Three of the wounded are in critical condition after suffering gunshot wounds to the head, hospital officials said.

Witnesses said that the gunman came into the school cafeteria at around 10:30 a.m. and opened fire. .

He has been described by fellow students as a well-liked freshman and member of the school’s wrestling and football teams

The police said they did not know what the shooter’s motive was.

One student told US media that the shooter’s attack was “not random” as he targeted a table of people he knew well.