The Oakland County Sheriff’s office said that a 15-year-old student was taken into custody after a fatal shooting involving a handgun occurred at Oxford High School in Oxford Township, MI on Tuesday. Local authorities confirmed that three students were fatally shot and six others, including a teacher, were injured.
Michigan officials say the parents of the 15-year-old suspect in the Oxford high school shooting spoke briefly with officers, but they told their son not to speak with police.
Michigan officials say the parents of the 15-year-old suspect in the Oxford high school shooting spoke briefly with officers, but they told their son not to speak with police. https://t.co/2uvGX3dJHy pic.twitter.com/bCwrQBkaCj— CBS News (@CBSNews) November 30, 2021
A student from inside Oxford High School captured this footage of the possible shooter trying to get into the classroom by impersonating a sheriff. The students did not open the door and escaped through a window.
Students from Oxford High School circulating this image and alleging this was the school shooter. pic.twitter.com/mNpxIyVoYp— The Kings Damned (@ladysnark_) November 30, 2021
Treyshan Bryant, a senior at Oxford High School says 15-yr-old shooter was bullied.
Treyshan Bryant, a senior at Oxford High School says 15-yr-old shooter was bullied “He was picked on. And when a kid’s been picked on, bullied and stuff—-you’re gonna get this reaction.” pic.twitter.com/PSeT73ck8n— @SassyConservativeGirl45 (@SassyConservat1) November 30, 2021
Parents of students at Oxford High School have reportedly said there were rumblings that an incident like today’s shooting would happen. The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office acknowledged rumors about warning signs and said they were being investigated.
Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer was emotional speaking for the first time after the school shooting at Oxford High School that left 3 dead and 8 others injured.
Prayers to the Michigan community in light of the shooting at Oxford High School.