Robb Elementary School become victim of open gunfire. Suspect killed 19 children and 02 school teachers. According to the investigations, the suspect was 18 years old with AR-15 semi-automatic rifle and high-capacity magazines. He is also suspect of killing his grandmother before this.
District Chief of Police in Uvalde Pete Arredondo mentioned that the shooting begin at 11:32 according to the local time on Tuesday. The investigators claimed that the suspect was alone in this act.
Governor of Texas Greg Abbott named the suspect Salvador Ramos. He mentioned that the suspect first abandoned a vehicle and then entered into school and open fire horrifically.
Mr. Estrada said “The police officer at the spot engaged the suspect but were unable to stop him”. In addition, she mentioned that two more officers from police also attempted to stop him but can’t and called for their backup.
Children killed in the incident identified.