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Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Shooting at Deer Creek Middle School

On February 23, 2010 at about 3:15 p.m. a call came in to the Sheriff's Office regarding a shooting at Deer Creek Middle School, 9201 W. Columbine Dr..

Two victims were wounded and have been transported to the hospital.

An adult man is in custody.

The school is in lockdown mode; children and teachers are still in the school. Deputies are also inside the school.

Students will be evacuated to Stony Creek School at Geddes and Everett.