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  • UPDATED: Shooter and another student reported dead in Portland-area high school shooting (12:50 p.m.)

  • TROUTDALE, Ore. — Police in Oregon say a gunman fatally shot a student at a high school near Portland.
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  • 12:50 p.m. TROUTDALE — A lone gunman armed with a rifle shot and killed a student this morning and injured a teacher shortly after classes started at a high school in a quiet Columbia River town and was later found dead as police arrived, authorities said.
    Authorities have tentatively identified the gunman but weren’t ready to release the name, Troutdale Police Chief Scott Anderson said.
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    Troutdale ShootingThey were in the process of notifying the family of the gunman and student who was killed.
    Anderson said the teacher suffered non-life threatening injuries and was treated at the scene.
    During the evacuation, another unrelated gun was found and one person was taken into custody.
    The shooting was the first fatal school shooting in Oregon since May 1998 when 15-yeatr-old Kip Kinkel killed two students and wounded 25 others at Thurston High School in Springfield near Eugene. He killed his parents prior to the attack and is serving a 111-year prison sentence.
    Updated 10:09 a.m.
    Police in Oregon say a gunman fatally shot a student at a high school near Portland.
    Authorities said Tuesday the suspect also was dead and the situation is stabilized.
    The Multnomah County sheriff's office said there were reports of shots fired about 8 a.m. at Reynolds High School in Troutdale.
    Authorities say they're now focusing on reuniting students with their parents.
    Updated 9:51 a.m.
    Authorities said Tuesday a suspect in a high school shooting near Portland dead and the situation is stabilized.
    The Multnomah County sheriff's office said there were reports of shots fired about 8 a.m. at Reynolds High School in Troutdale.
    Students say they were told over the intercom there was a lockdown and to quietly go to their classrooms.
    Students were evacuated from the school, hands on their heads, to be reunited with their parents in a supermarket parking lot.
    Freshman Daniel DeLong, 15, said while waiting after the shooting that he saw a physical education teacher at the school with a bloodied shirt.
    “I'm a little shaken up,” DeLong said. “I'm just worried.”
    He said he was texting friends to make sure they were all OK.
    “It just, like, happened so fast, you know?” he said.
    Freshman Morgan Rose, 15, said she was hunkered down in a locker room with another student and two teachers.
    “It was scary in the moment now knowing everything's OK I'm better,” she said.
    SWAT teams were going through the school room by room, KGW-TV reported.
    Police set up tape around the area and were not allowing people to pass through. Fire trucks were on the scene.
    The shooting follows a spate of recent attacks at or near school campuses.
    On June 5, a 19-year-old man was killed and two other people wounded when a gunman opened fire in a building at Seattle Pacific University.
    9:15 a.m.
    TROUTDALE, Ore. — Police rushed to a Portland, Oregon-area high school following reports of gunfire.
    TV news showed students being led from Reynolds High School in Troutdale with their hands on their heads.
    Shots were reported shortly after 8 a.m. today.
    Students inside the school were texting with their parents. A parent interviewed on TV said she had heard from her son inside the school that he was OK, but she was worried.
    Police told parents to go to a nearby parking lot to meet with their sons and daughters as they evacuated the school.
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