Uvalde shooting: Texas school gunman 'walked in unobstructed'

Uvalde shooting: Texas school gunman 'walked in unobstructed'

May 27, 2022 by BBC

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  • By Angelica Casas, Chelsea Bailey and Max Matza BBC News, Uvalde and Seattle Media caption, 'I just want my baby home' - relatives of children speak of their heartbreak The gunman who attacked a school in Texas on Tuesday was able to enter the building unobstructed, police say.
  • Mr Escalon said on Thursday that initial reports the gunman had shot a guard were incorrect, and there was in fact no guard inside the school when the shooter arrived.
  • "The police were doing nothing," said Ms Gomez, who was eventually released before she said she jumped over the school fence and ran inside to rescue her two children.
  • Image source, Getty Images Image caption, Texas Ranger Victor Escalon Mr Escalon - a Texas Ranger and spokesman for the Texas Department of Public Safety - said that during the time officers were outside the school they were calling in reinforcements and "also evacuating students, teachers".

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