POSTED: Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 12:05pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, February 28, 2012 - 5:23pm
NBC NATIONAL NEWS — 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.