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Nikolas Cruz, the suspected shooter in the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Broward that killed 17 and left several more injured, is being charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder.

Cruz is being held without bond and has been kept separate from other inmates for his own safety. He is also required to wear a black suicide prevention vest, as authorities think he might be a suicide risk. Cruz is represented by an attorney from the Broward Public Defender’s Office.

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Oregon State Police are reporting that a shooter murdered 10 people and injured at least 20 are injured, including one female who sustained a severe chest wound. The shooting took place earlier today at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon – which is approximately 180 miles south of Portland.

As of the publication of this report:

  • Currently, there is no active shooter
  • 10 people are dead, 20 injured including one chest wound
  • The shooter has been neutralized/detained
  • It is not known if there is more than one shooter
  • It is not known if there is a larger conspiracy
  • The shooter’s identity has not been released
  • The shooter’s motive is not yet known.
  • It is not known if this is terror related, domestic violence motivated, or an outlier/mental instability case

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