플로리다 10대, 학교 총기난사 계획 혐의로 기소: 'Second away from a Columbine'

리 카운티 보안관 Carmine Marceno가 말했습니다. 13- 14세 소년들은 이번 주 보안관 조사에서 그들이 계획을 세우고 있고 “extensively studying” 그만큼 1999 Columbine High School shooting, when two students killed 12 others and a teacher.

This could’ve turned disastrous. We are one second away from a Columbine here,” 씨. Marceno said during a press conference Thursday.

A teacher at Harns Marsh Middle School in Lehigh Acres, just east of Fort Myers, alerted administrators and the school resource officer Wednesday after students warned that an eighth-grade student might be carrying a gun in his backpack, 관리들은 말했다. Students were removed from the classroom, and an administrative search uncovered a map of the school with marks indicating the locations of interior cameras but didn’t reveal a firearm, 씨. Marceno said.

Detectives identified another student who was allegedly involved. The investigators uncovered weapons at the boys’ homes, including a gun and knives, and evidence that they were trying to learn how to make pipe bombs and purchase guns on the black market, 당국은 말했다.

“이 경우, I’m certain that my team of dedicated deputies and detectives acted promptly, investigated thoroughly and prevented a very violent and dangerous act from being carried out,” 씨. Marceno said.

This could’ve been the next Parkland massacre,” 그는 덧붙였다, referring to 그만큼 2018 촬영 at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School over 120 miles away in Parkland, Fla., 죽인 17 사람들. “But we stopped them in the planning stages.

The teenagers both meet criteria for evaluations at a mental health facility, 씨. Marceno said. The sheriff’s department was familiar with the boys already, 그는 말했다, and had responded to calls at their homes nearly 80 times altogether.

At the press conference Thursday, Lee County Superintendent Ken Savage thanked students, educators, school staff and the resource officer for responding quickly to the potential threat. A spokesperson for the school district declined to comment further on Friday.

All the threat-assessment and emergency-response training made a difference in the outcome of this incident,” 박사. Savage said.

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