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Six-year-old boy shoots teacher in Virginia school

NEW YORK  — A 6-year-old boy shot and wounded a teacher yesterday at Richneck Elementary School in Newport News, Virginia, police said.

The teacher’s injuries were considered life-threatening, the Newport News Police Department said in a statement.

There was no further explanation for how a 6-year-old acquired a firearm nor the degree to which the boy knew how to control the weapon. The student was in custody, police said. — Reuters

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