An eighth grader was shot and killed by Texas cops today when he refused to put down a gun, but police later determined the boy had been armed with a harmless pellet gun.
Brownsville police rushed to the Cummings Middle School around 8 a.m. today when school officials called 911 to report a student with a gun. The school was promptly locked down.
"The student engaged the officers and was shot," according to a statement from the Brownsville Independent School District.
"He had the weapon in...Full Story