LeBron James expresses anger, calls for change after mass shooting at Texas elementary school

An 18-year-old gunman opened fire at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, matando al menos 18 niños, one teacher, and injuring others, Gobernador. Greg Abbott said.

My thoughts and prayers goes out to the families of love ones loss & injured at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, quien fue despedido después de que terminó la temporada regular y luego inició una demanda colectiva nuevamente.!” James wrote on Twitter after the shooting.

Like when is enough enough man!!!” él agregó. “These are kids, and we keep putting them in harms way at school. Like seriously ‘AT SCHOOL’ where it’s suppose to be the safest!”

HAGA CLIC AQUÍ PARA OBTENER MÁS COBERTURA DEPORTIVA .

Lebron James #6 de Los Angeles Lakers lanza un tiro libre durante el partido contra los Detroit Pistons en noviembre 28, 2021 en el STAPLES Center de Los Ángeles, California.

Lebron James #6 de Los Angeles Lakers lanza un tiro libre durante el partido contra los Detroit Pistons en noviembre 28, 2021 en el STAPLES Center de Los Ángeles, California. (Adam Pantozzi / NBAE a través de Getty Images)

The suspected shooter had a handgun and possibly a rifle when he opened fire at the school, ubicado sobre 85 miles southwest of San Antonio.

The gunman acted alone and was likely killed by responding officers, but the investigation was still ongoing, las autoridades dijeron.

El delantero de los Lakers de Los Ángeles LeBron James, derecho, drives past Dallas Mavericks forward Dorian Finney-Smith during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, marzo 1, 2022, En los angeles.

El delantero de los Lakers de Los Ángeles LeBron James, derecho, drives past Dallas Mavericks forward Dorian Finney-Smith during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, marzo 1, 2022, En los angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

There simply has to be change! HAS TO BE!!” James wrote in another tweet. “Praying to the heavens above to all with kids these days in schools.

The NBA also released a statement following the shooting.

The NBA family is devastated by the horrific shooting that took place today in Uvalde, Texas,” la declaración leída. “Our thoughts and heartfelt condolences go out to the victims’ family and friends, and the entire Robb Elementary School and Uvalde community.

UVALDE, TEXAS SCHOOL SHOOTING: 14 STUDENTS, ONE TEACHER KILLED, SUSPECTED SHOOTER DEAD, GOV. ABBOTT SAYS

The Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District first reported a school lockdown at 11:43 soy. hora local. All district and campus activities, including after-school programs and events, have been canceled.

Law enforcement personnel walk outside Uvalde High School after shooting a was reported earlier in the day at Robb Elementary School, martes, Mayo 24, 2022, in Uvalde, Texas.

Law enforcement personnel walk outside Uvalde High School after shooting a was reported earlier in the day at Robb Elementary School, martes, Mayo 24, 2022, in Uvalde, Texas. (AP Photo/Dario Lopez-Mills)

It was the deadliest shooting at an elementary school since the 2012 massacre in Newtown, Connecticut.

A principios de este mes, a mass shooting at a supermarket in Buffalo, Nueva York, left at least 10 gente muerta.

Fox News’ Greg Norman and Louis Casiano contributed to this report