Air Jordan Classic
CHARDON, Ohio (AP) —
A teenager opened fire in the cafeteria at a suburban Cleveland high
school Monday, killing one student and wounding four others before he
was chased from the building by a teacher and captured a short distance
away, authorities said.
student who saw the attack up close said it appeared that the gunman
targeted a group of students sitting together and that the one who was
killed was gunned down while trying to duck under the cafeteria table.Air Jordan 13 For Sale
lawyer for the suspect's family has identified him to a Cleveland
television station as T.J. Lane and said Lane's family is mourning "this
terrible loss for their community."
officials would not comment on a motive. And Police Chief Tim McKenna
said authorities "have a lot of homework to do yet" in their
investigation of the shooting, which sent students screaming through the
halls at the start of the school day at 1,100-student Chardon High.Jordan 2011
education official said the suspected shooter is a Lake Academy
student, not a student at Chardon High. Brian Bontempo declined to
answer any questions about the student. Bontempo is the superintendent
of the Lake County Educational Service Center, which operates the
academy.The alternative school in Willoughby serves 7th through 12th grades.
Students may have been referred to the school because of academic or
The FBI said the suspect was arrested near his car a half-mile from Chardon. He was not immediately charged.Womens Nike Air Shoes
locked down their classrooms as they had been trained to do during
drills, and students took cover as they waited for the all-clear in this
town of 5,100 people, 30 miles from Cleveland. One teacher was said to
have dragged a wounded student into his classroom to protect him.
Another chased the gunman out of the building, police said.
Danny Komertz, who witnessed the shooting, said Lane was known as an
outcast who had apparently been bullied. But others disputed that.
"Even though he was quiet, he still had friends," said Tyler Lillash, 16. "He was not bullied."Jordan 11 Fusion
Farinacci, a lawyer who is representing Lane and his family, told
WKYC-TV that Lane "pretty much sticks to himself but does have some
friends and has never been in trouble over anything that we know about."
before official word came of the attack, parents learned of the
bloodshed from students via text message and cellphone and thronged the
streets around the school, anxiously awaiting word on their children.Air Max Jordan 2 Fusion
Two of the wounded were listed in critical condition, and another was in serious condition.
Jordan 3 Fusion
looked up and this kid was pointing a gun about 10 feet away from me to
a group of four kids sitting at a table," Komertz said. He said the
gunman fired two shots quickly, and students scrambled for safety. One
of them was "trying to get underneath the table, trying to hide,
protecting his face."
student, Daniel Parmertor, was an aspiring computer repairman who was
waiting in the cafeteria for the bus for his daily 15-minute ride to a
vocational school. His teacher at the Auburn Career School had no idea
why Parmertor, "a very good young man, very quiet," had been targeted,
said Auburn superintendent Maggie Lynch.
the shooting blocked off a road in a heavily wooded area several miles
from the school. Federal agents patrolled the muddy driveway leading to
several spacious homes and ponds, while other officers walked a snowy
hillside. A police dog was brought in. It wasn't clear what they were
looking for.Kids Air Jordan 4
Teacher Joe Ricci had just begun class when he heard
shots and slammed the door to his classroom, yelling, "Lockdown!" to
students, according to Karli Sensibello, a student whose sister was in
A few minutes later, Ricci heard a student
moaning outside, opened the door and pulled in student Nick Walczak who
had been shot several times, Sensibello said in an email. Ricci
comforted Walczak and let him use his cellphone to call his girlfriend
and parents, Sensibello said. She said her sister was too upset to talk.
Ziska, 17, said she was in the cafeteria when she saw a boy she
recognized as a fellow student come into the cafeteria and start
shooting. She said she and several others immediately ran outside, while
other friends ran into a middle school and others locked themselves in a
"Everybody just started running," said
17-year-old Megan Hennessy, who was in class when she heard loud noises.
"Everyone was running and screaming down the hallway."Air Jordan Retro 13 Kids' Basketball Shoe
said Lane's family was "devastated" by the shootings and that they
offered "their most heartfelt and sincere condolences" to Parmertor's
family and the families of the wounded students.
"This is something that could never have been predicted," Farinacci told WKYC-TV.
Moser, 17, had just settled into her chemistry class when the school
went into lockdown. The class of about 25 students ducked behind the lab
tables at the back of the classroom, uncertain whether it was a drill.
messages started flying inside and outside the school, spreading
information about what was happening and what friends and family were
hearing outside the building.
"We all have cellphones, so people
were constantly giving people updates — about what was going on, who the
victims were, how they were doing," Moser said.
The school had no metal detectors, but current and past students said it had frequent security drills in case of a shooting.
Anxious parents of high school students were told to go to an elementary school to pick up their children.
Bergant, Chardon school superintendent, said school was canceled
Tuesday and grief counselors would be available to students and
"If you haven't hugged or kissed your kid in the last couple of days, take that time," he said.Jordan 13 Air Max Women