Memphis Elementary School Evacuated After Student Wounded in Shooting

A 13-year-old boy was in critical condition following a shooting at a K-8 school in Memphis, Tennessee, on September 30, police said.

The shooting took place at Cummings Elementary School, and police reported that another student was responsible. Authorities said the suspect fled the scene but later turned himself in.

In a tweet, the Memphis Police Department said the victim was taken to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in “critical condition.”

Video taken by Hunter Dempster shows buses arriving at the Metropolitan Baptist Church, where parents were instructed to meet their children. Credit: Hunter Demster via Storyful

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