Agence France-PresseJanuary 14, 2014 21:19
Three people were wounded after a student opened fire at a school in New Mexico, authorities said Tuesday.
The gunman began shooting at Berrendo Middle School in the town of Roswell around 7:30 am (1430 GMT) before being arrested.
"At this time, we can confirm that two students were injured, a boy and a girl, as well as a school staff member," New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez told reporters.
"One male victim, 12 years old, is currently in critical condition and is in Lubbock hospital. One female victim, who is 13 years of age, is in serious condition."