St. Louis High School Student Shot Near School
ST. LOUIS (AP) - A student from Vashon High School in St. Louis is hospitalized after being shot in the back just blocks from the school.
The shooting happened about 7:40 a.m. Wednesday, about two blocks from the campus. Details about the student's injury, and his name, have not been released. Police say he is a senior.
Authorities were searching for the shooter.
Police say the victim was accosted by three or four people. When the student turned to walk away, he was shot. Authorities believe it was part of an ongoing feud involving current and former Vashon students.