school shooting http://kvpr.org en Shooting At Taft Union High School in Kern County http://kvpr.org/post/shooting-taft-union-high-school-kern-county <p>Less than a month after the devastating shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., the Kern County community of Taft was rocked by a school shooting of its own.</p><p>This morning, a 16-year-old student at Taft Union High School walked into his first period classroom and shot another student with a 12 gauge shotgun. The victim is in critical but stable condition, according to Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood.</p><p>“The student that is in critical condition we believe was an intended target, one intended target, of this suspect,”&nbsp;&nbsp;Youngblood said.</p> Thu, 10 Jan 2013 18:55:34 +0000 Rebecca Plevin 9229 at http://kvpr.org Shooting At Taft Union High School in Kern County