BREAKING COVERAGE FOX 10: Saugus High School Shooting in Santa Clarita, California.
Police and firefighter/paramedics from Santa Clarita responded about 7:40 a.m. PT Thursday November 14, 2019 to a report of a shooting at Saugus High School, 21900 Centurion Way in Santa Clarita, California.
• Suspect died or was gravely wounded by self-inflicted gunshot wound
• LA County Fire transported 6 patients
• 3 patients are reported in critical condition
• 4 patients at Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital in Valencia
• 2 patients at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills
• 1 patient was also transported Olive View Hospital with unspecified injury.
Authorities issued a “Shelter in Place” advising a suspect at large, but at least an hour later said the suspect was in custody with no update on the “Shelter in Place” advisory.
All schools nearby, including Rosedell and Highland elementary schools, have been placed in locked down, and residents in the area are being advised to shelter in place (“LOCK DOORS and STAY INSIDE”).
Local news video at the scene showed teenagers walking in a line behind armed law enforcement officials with their arms raised in the air. Several students were transferred to gurneys to ambulances at the Saugus High School parking lot.
The shooter suspect is described as a male/Asian, age 15, wearing a black hat and black clothing, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. Initially, the suspect was last seen running away from the school.
Update regarding the shooting at #SaugusHigh, suspect is in custody and being treated at a local hospital.
— Alex Villanueva (@LACoSheriff) November 14, 2019
Please DO NOT be in area unless deemed necessary. The reunification center for parents is at Central Park. NO lookie-loos. Allow us to do our work and safely get these kids to their anxiously awaiting parents.
— SCV Sheriff (@SCVSHERIFF) November 14, 2019
Saugus High School
The campus is located on a hill in Santa Clarita Valley and consists of multiple buildings.
Saugus is a neighborhood in Santa Clarita (pop. 41,743) about 26 miles northwest of Los Angeles
Aerial video over a residential neighborhood is possibly showing the suspect’s house.
The information in this article is an early report published before any summary information was confirmed or released by police or fire authorities.
DEVELOPING IF CONTENT IS AVAILABLE …
— NBC News (@NBCNews) November 14, 2019
Breaking: Authorities responded to a shooting at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita early Thursday.
The number of people injured is not immediately known.https://t.co/q0UIViuJJz
— Los Angeles Times (@latimes) November 14, 2019
Saugus High Shooting Update: At least 7 people injured, L.A. County Fire officials say. It’s unclear how many of those victims were shot. https://t.co/r6j6TCzC6p
— CBS Los Angeles (@CBSLA) November 14, 2019
WATCH #LIVE: Multiple people have been have been shot at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, prompting schools in the area to be placed on lockdown and a massive response from sheriff's deputies and paramedics. https://t.co/fEfbR7yJuh
— ABC7 Eyewitness News (@ABC7) November 14, 2019
— Fire Engineering (@fireengineering) November 14, 2019
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