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Three children, 3 adults killed, multiple people injured in Nashville school shooting

By Dean Shalhoup - Senior Staff Reporter | Mar 27, 2023

(Nashville police photo) Nashville Metro police officers and members of special reactions teams begin arriving at the Covenant School, a private Christian elementary school where multiple people were injured when a gunman, now deceased, carried out a shooting spree late this morning.

NASHVILLE — An active shooter event at a private Catholic elementary school affiliated with the Covenant Presbyterian Church in Nashville has left “multiple patients” injured — and, according to the latest reports, three children and three adults dead.

The children were students at the K-6 school, officials said.

The shooter, described as a young female, was “engaged by police” and is deceased, officials said.

Multiple news agencies, including CNN and other national news outlets, along with Nashville area outlets, are providing continuing coverage.



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