US: 2 Dead, Multiple Injured At High School Shooting In Santa Clarita

A law enforcement official leads students at the scene of a shooting at Saugus high school in Santa Clarita, California, U.S., November 14, 2019 in this screenshot taken from video footage courtesy of NBCLA. NBCLA via REUTERS

At least 2 students are dead and multiple were injured after a shooting incident in Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, California on Thursday morning, November 14. 

Saugus was placed on lockdown as were neighboring elementary schools and all of the schools in the William S. Hart Union High School District according to reports. 

The suspect is a 16-year-old sophomore at the high school. He shot himself in the head after shooting five students and was taken to hospital.

The two slain students were a 16-year-old girl and a 14-year-old boy. Two other girls, aged 14 and 15, were wounded, as was a 14-year old boy, Wegener said.