I never thought I’d live to see the day that such an atrocity could happen here. My heart goes out to all the family members of the slain and wounded. More here. *L* KGS
“At least seven people have been killed in a school shooting in Tuusula, southern Finland, according to Eero Hirvensalo, chief doctor at the Töölö Hospital. Several more were injured.
He said the death toll could still rise.
Earlier, the Töölö Hospital in Helsinki also confirmed a middle-aged woman was killed. According to the officer in charge of the investigation, Tero Haapala, the shooter no longer poses a threat.
Some of the wounded were injured by shards of glass.Police say that the 18-year old high school male student shot several people inside the school building. The gunman also directed his fire towards police.