(RNN) – Police report that the gunman has been found dead inside Arapahoe High School in Centennial, CO which is part of the Littleton, CO school district.The shooter died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to Arapahoe County Sheriff Grayson Robinson.
“We know the suspect was a student at Arapahoe High School,” Robinson said. “We have his identity and we are currently in contact with his family.”
During a news conference, police reported there were two victims. There is one student who was taken to Littleton Adventist Hospital in serious condition. A second student was wounded, but Robinson indicated the wounds are not serious and may not be a gunshot wound.
Police said the shooter was reportedly targeting a specific teacher.
“No other weapons were found other than the one that was used in the shooting,” Robinson said. “The student identified a specific teacher at Arapahoe High School that he was interested in confronting. That teacher was informed of the situation and exited the school quickly.”
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