In 2018, on average there has been one school shooting every week.
Santa Fe High School, which is located outside of Houston, Texas, was the most recent scene of a bloody massacre.
There are reports of 10 deaths. Nine students and one teacher.
Governor Abbott, in his speech on Friday, stated that 10 people were injured. Reports state that at least two victims are law enforcement officials. Police have a suspect in custody. The suspect is reported to be a student from the school.
There were explosive devices located in the area, but it's unclear if any were triggered.
Santa Fe High is the third school shooting in eight days, making this the 22nd school shooting this year.
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