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Suspect shot at IL high school shooting

Suspect shot at IL high school shooting”

Sauk Valley Media reports the former student involved in a shooting Wednesday morning is Matt Milby. They say official confirmation has not been made. The suspect allegedly opened fire on police causing the officer to return fire. When officers went inside the high school, they said they saw students and teachers barricaded in their classrooms as they should have been. The gunman then fired several shots toward the officer, who shot back, wounding the suspect. During the pursuit, the suspect fired several shots at the officer but did not strike him.

The former student who was shot is believed to have sustained non-life threatening injuries and is now receiving medical treatment, Howell said.

The officer, who has been identified on social media as Officer Mark Dallas, will be placed on paid administrative leave as per police policy on shooting incidents. All Dixon Public Schools were initially placed on lockdown, but only the high school remained locked down late Wednesday morning.

Students have been reunited with their families.

Dixon Mayor Liandro Arellano Jr. said it appears a graduation practice was going on at the time of the incident.

23 News has a crew on the scene and will be streaming the press conference live.

A 19-year-old former student was shot by a police officer after arriving at Dixon High School with a weapon this morning. "All staff and students are safe, no injuries". They must have an ID to pick up their child.

"A Dixon Police Officer confronted an armed male subject at the Dixon High School at approximately 8:00 am on May 16, 2018". The officer returned fire and hit the suspect.

Langloss says the gunman is in custody with what he describes as non-life-threatening injuries. He is in custody. No one else was hurt. Dixon Police believe the suspect acted alone and that there is no further threat to the safety of students or staff.



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