The high school student alleged to have opened fire at Taft High School yesterday, specifically targeted one person because he was being bullied. He fired two rounds at students before facing his teacher, Ryan Heber, who is being hailed as a hero for talking the gunman down.
A student opened fire at a high school in Taft, Calif. this morning, wounding two people. The unidentified suspect started shooting at Taft High School just after 9 a.m., hitting one person who sustained “major” injuries and was airlifted to a local hospital. A second victim was treated for less dangerous wounds.