MEMPHIS, Tenn. — One boy was critically injured in a shooting Thursday morning at a Memphis K-8 school.
The suspected shooter, who police said was a student, has turned himself in.
Police responded at 9:15 a.m. to Cummings Elementary School on Cummings Street near Walker Avenue in the Soulsville area of South Memphis.
MPD said one 13-year-old boy was transported to Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital in critical but stable condition.
Police said the suspected shooter is a juvenile male, who is also a student at the school. That juvenile fled in a vehicle, but was taken into police custody after a search.
Officers cleared the building and the school was on a temporary lockdown as students were moved to another location, Shelby County Schools said.
Officers were seen at a house on North Dunlap in North Memphis. Police confirmed that house was connected to the search.
This story will be updated.
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