At least 2 students injured when shots fired into Philadelphia high school

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Two students have been shot at the Delaware Valley Charter High School and have unknown injuries, Philadelphia Police Department spokeswoman Officer Jillian Russell confirmed to CNN. The students have been taken to Einstein Hospital to be treated. “We do not have an active shooter situation,” Officer Russell told CNN.

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(CNN) — At least two students were injured Friday at a Philadelphia high school after shots were reportedly fired from outside through a school window, a fire department representative told CNN.

The students were being transported from Delaware Valley Charter High School to Einstein Medical Center with unknown injuries, authorities said.

Philadelphia police tweeted a short time later that they had “a suspect” in custody.

It was the second shooting at or near a school this week.

In New Mexico on Tuesday, a 12-year-old student with a sawed off, 20-gauge pump shotgun opened fire in a crowded gymnasium at Berrendo Middle School, according to authorities. Two students were seriously injuredand the shooter was in custody.

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