A student was shot and wounded at a San Joaquin Valley high school Thursday and a suspect was taken into custody, officials said. The shooting occurred about 9 a.m. at Taft Union High School.
The student who was shot was flown to a hospital in Bakersfield, said Ray Pruitt, spokesman for the Kern County Sheriff's Department. There was no immediate word on the victim's condition. "We have a suspect in custody," Pruitt said, adding that the person was believed to be a student. Pruitt said it's believed a shotgun was used in the attack. (AP)