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Reopeining the country from COVID-19 lockdowns mean an unfortunate return to mass shootings. Such was the case Monday when police reported a high school shooting in Knoxville, Tennessee.
Police announced multiple gunshot victims at Austin-East High School, including one Knoxville Police Department officer.
"The investigation remains active at this time. Please avoid the area," police announced.
Knoxville Co. School officials confirmed to the press that the school was still on lockdown.
#BREAKING: Knoxville Police are reporting several people are hurt after a shooting at Austin-East High School inclu… https://t.co/kvMvFteMLJ
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While parents and family might want to rush to the scene to pick up their children, the school and police are telling them to stay away for now and a reunification site will be established behind the school on the baseball field when given the all-clear.
A reunification site has been established at the baseball field behind Austin-East High School near Wilson and S. H… https://t.co/zXah6dhglb
— Knoxville Police TN (@Knoxville Police TN)1618257845.0
BREAKING: The Knoxville Police Department said there are multiple gunshot victims after a shooting at Austin-East M… https://t.co/lDVlv8QyTp
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