15 dead in Texas elementary school shooting

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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – UPDATE: 14 students and a teacher are confirmed dead after a shooting at a Texas elementary school, Gov. Greg Abbott says.

He also confirmed that the shooter, 18-year-old Salvador Ramos, has died.  Ramos was reportedly a student at Uvalde High School.

The suspect also allegedly shot his grandmother before going to the school, according to Abbott.


As many as 14 people died in a Texas school shooting, according to federal law enforcement.

One suspect has been taken into custody, Uvalde Police say.

About a dozen students were transported to Uvalde Memorial Hospital.

Two other patients were transferred to San Antonio for treatment and a third was pending transfer, according to the hospital.

Uvalde Mayor Don McLaughlin told ABC News in a text that “this is a very bad situation.”

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