- Bakersfield High School Shooting: Two Reported ShotSubmitted by JoeDanger on Thu, 01/10/2013 - 14:51
ABC 7 in Los Angeles is reporting that two people have been shot at Taft High School in Taft, California. According the station, the school has evacuated, but the shooter is in police custody. This is a breaking story and we'll update further as more news comes in. KERO TV in Bakersfield reports that parents have told to pick up their kids at the school's football field. Taft is 40 miles southwest of Bakersfield, and about two hours north of Los Angeles.
TAFT HIGH UPDATE: Officials say at least 2 shot; shooter now in police custody
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News of the shooting broke as Joe Biden was speaking to the media prior to his meeting with sportsmen and other gun rights groups as part of his gun control advisory planning.
Update: ABC 7 reports police are now going from room-to-room securing the school. Seems like the worst is over. We're still waiting to hear whether the two shot were students or staff.