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Details Continue to Emerge in Wake of Shooting at Dennis Intermediate School
Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb and Congressman-elect Greg Pence both issued official statements in the wake of a shooting at Dennis Intermediate School in Richmond, Indiana Thursday morning, in which the lone casualty was a teenager who had threatened to shoot up the school and committed suicide after being cornered by law enforcement.
“Earlier this morning, I directed the Indiana State Police to work with all local responders at the shooting at Dennis Intermediate School," said Governor Holcomb in his statement. "We will continue to work with the school and Superintendent Jennifer McCormick to do everything possible to assist the community and support all those impacted by this terrible unfolding situation.”
Congressman-elect Greg Pence's statement read as follows: “It’s incredibly concerning to learn what unfolded at Dennis Intermediate School this morning in Richmond. I want to thank the local first responders and law enforcement who assisted and continue to monitor the situation to keep our students safe. The safety and well-being of our Hoosier children is our most important priority.”
WIBC hosts Hammer and Nigel spoke with Tim McNicholas and Eric Feldman from WISH-TV Thursday afternoon, who provided additional details about this morning's incident: