Gunman Opens Fire At Finnish Trade School, Killing 9

September 23, 2008

A gunman has opened fire at a Finnish trade school on Tuesday, leaving 9 people dead.............Washington (ChattahBox) – A gunman has opened fire at a Finnish trade school on Tuesday, leaving 9 people dead.

The news was confirmed at a press conference held by Finnish Prime Minister Matti Vanhanen.

He stated at the press conference that there is little information to this point as to how many people have been injured.

It has been confirmed though that there are nine dead from the shooting.

The shooting began before 11 a.m. local time, when 150 students went to class in Kauhajoki.

A hooded gunman reportedly walked into the building and began to fire.

This is just about one year after another gunman killed 8 people and himself at a different school in Finland.

The gunman at this latest shooting also reportedly had explsoives.


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