It’s been a week now since the deadly school shootings in Connecticut. People are still looking for answers, and trying to come to grips with what happened at Sandy Hook Elementary School. WKAR's Melissa Benmark talked to someone who has written extensively about the worst school massacre in the U. S. to date—one that happened in Bath, Michigan.
Lansing Everett High School was locked down for a time Thursday after a report that three men fleeing a police officer had entered the school with a gun.
The Lansing State Journal reports the three were arrested inside the school. One of them was carrying a pellet gun.
Meanwhile, the Holt school district instituted a perimeter lockdown at the high school, ninth grade campus and the junior high because of a rumor of threatened violence at the high school. An investigation was conducted and officials say the rumor was unsubstantiated.
Governor Rick Snyder says the Detroit mayor and city council are operating under some tight deadlines if they want to avoid a state takeover. A formal state Treasury review of the city’s finances is underway.