A 15-year-old student was injured in a shooting at her high school in Ellis County Monday morning and a 16-year-old boy, also a student at the school, is in custody, sheriff’s officials said.
An active shooter was reported at about 8 a.m. at Italy High School, in the Italy Independent School District.
Early reports indicated a 16-year-old boy is suspected in the shooting. He was located and arrested by Italy police and DPS troopers without incident, according to the Ellis County Sheriff’s Office.
The injured girl, who was not identified, was transported to Parkland Hospital with unknown injuries.
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