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4 teens arrested after Alabama school shooting

Authorities say a student has been shot and wounded at a high school in Montgomery, Alabama.

Posted: Feb 26, 2019 1:31 PM
Updated: Feb 27, 2019 1:32 PM

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Four teens are in custody following a shooting that wounded a fellow student at an Alabama high school.

Montgomery police say one of the suspects will be charged with attempted murder, and three others will be charged with having a gun at school.

A 17-year-old student was treated and released for a gunshot wound to the arm following the shooting at Lee High School on Tuesday.

Authorities haven't said what prompted the violence, and they haven't released any names.

News outlets report that Mayor Todd Strange told a news conference the shooting wasn't random.

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