Minor charged with manslaughter in Texas school shooting

10 months 2 weeks 3 days ago Wednesday, January 15 2020 Jan 15, 2020 January 15, 2020 9:59 AM January 15, 2020 in News - AP Texas Headlines

BELLAIRE, Texas (AP) - Prosecutors say a minor has been charged with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old student at a Texas high school. The minor and another person were arrested about 3 1/2 hours after the Tuesday afternoon shooting at a high school in Bellaire, a suburb southwest of Houston. The Harris County District Attorney’s Office says the minor could not be identified because of privacy laws, and authorities haven't released even basic non-identifying information about the alleged shooter, including the person's age and sex. The Houston Independent School District canceled classes Wednesday.

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