Lawyer for alleged Santa Fe gunman investigating bullying reports

Annette Crawford
May 22, 2018

The move came after 17-year-old high school student Dimitrios Pagourtzis was charged for gunning down fellow students and teachers at his rural school Friday in the conservative state.

This image taken from video shows the campus of Santa Fe High School on Friday.

An armed school resource officer was shot just minutes after the first 911 call.

Trouchesset said officers exchanged gunfire with the suspected shooter and negotiated with him for a 25-minute-span before he surrendered. "And it continued until that subject was placed into custody", Sheriff Henry Trochesset said.

Ms Gillard said she saw Christian move to help two others get off the floor before she fled.

More than 200 officers from a variety of agencies would eventually respond to the school, he said, thanking them and also hailing them as heroes.

"If you look at a lot of these incidents where there will be a school shooting, a lot of times, a person is feeling alone and the person is feeling depressed", said junior A.J. Awe. "They didn't run from it, they ran to it".

Santa Fe Independent School District Police Chief Walter Braun said Monday Barnes was in the intensive care unit after surgery.


"We will be increasing police visibility at each school through the remainder of the school year", Greg Smith, the superintendent of schools at Clear Creek, said in a letter.

State Rep. Jeremy Moss told students many of whom can vote that they have the power to turn the tide, calling school shootings an epidemic.

Abbott has focused on mental health issues and arming school personnel.

Fisher finally stood up to him and embarrassed him in class, her mother told the Los Angeles Times.

"She asked me to decorate her room and promised we would spend Eid together, but all of a sudden everything changed", Sabika's younger brother, Ali Aziz, said, referring to his conversation with his sister only two days before her untimely death.

"It's 20 seconds to walk up to somebody", said junior Zach Waters, "Everyone needs a friend, I wanna be that friend".

"Anybody wants to hear their heart stop and see how long they cannot breathe?" Executive Director Gyl Switzer called the opportunity "an honor" and said the group will prioritize discussions on universal background checks, safe storage education, extreme risk protection orders and suicide prevention.

Relatives said they remained "mostly in the dark about the specifics" of the attack and shared "the public's hunger for answers".

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