GRAHAM, Wash. – Two students were shot Tuesday outside Graham-Kapowsin High School and Pierce County Sheriffs said they were looking for suspects.
The Pierce County Sheriff's Office said one student was found in the parking lot by the soccer field and another was found in a locker room. According to reports, shots were fired at Eustis Hunt Rd. On the campus side.
There was no immediate news about the conditions of the students, but both were sent to local hospitals.
The sheriff's office said the suspects were described as multiple black males, and that they fled in a vehicle, possibly a Chevy Impala. The deputies were actively sweeping the school grounds, but said there was no indication that the suspects were in campouts.
Graham-Kapowsin High, Nelson Elementary and Frontier Middle School were all locked up. Graham Elementary students were released to their bus with staff supervision, and all after-school activities at the high school and the Frontier were canceled. The deputies were securing the campus, and they said that the students in the confinement were safe.