Two Reported Dead in Moscow School Shooting
A police officer and a teacher are reported to have been killed during the shooting at a Moscow school Monday morning.
A gunman, believed to be one of the high school students, opened fire and took a classroom full of hostages, ITAR-TASS reported.
The school building is cordoned off by a dense ring of police. About 30 police and emergency cars, fire brigades and ambulances are located on the Otradnaya Street.
On the site of emergency, a united operational headquarters has been deployed.
Students and teachers from other classrooms have been evacuated safely.
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