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Estonia: Teacher shot dead during class


Estonia: Teacher shot dead during class

A teacher has been shot dead in the middle of class at a school in southern Estonia.

The 56-year-old victim was giving a German lesson at a school in Viljandi, according to officials.

Police say the gunman, a 15-year-old boy, has been arrested.

No one else was injured in the incident.

The school has been combed through by the police and children and teachers have been evacuated.

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