UPDATE: Third student dies in wake of Ohio shooting

POSTED: Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 1:05pm

UPDATED: Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 6:23pm

UPDATE: NBC News reports that a third student has died as a result of injuries sustained during hte shooting

UPDATE: A second teen has died from yesterday's shooting at a high school in Chardon, Ohio.

Officials say 17-year-old Russell King Junior died from his wounds at a hospital in Cleveland.

He was one of five students shot at Chardon High School Monday morning.

Thomas "T.J." Lane, a 17-year-old student who attended a near-by vocational school, is accused firing on students in the Chardon High cafeteria.
 

ORIGINAL STORY (02-27-12): One high school student is dead and four others wounded after an early morning shooting in Chardon, Ohio.

Witnesses say a student opened fire in the Chardon High cafeteria shortly before classes started.

At least five students were struck.

Three were airlifted to a hospital in Cleveland, where one later died.

A teacher chased the shooter from the school and he was quickly apprehended.

Investigators say the gunman attends a nearby school for at-risk students and was waiting for a bus at Chardon High.

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