Wisconsin School Gunman Samuel Hengel Dies After Shooting Self

The 15-year-old Wisconsin boy who took his teacher and 24 classmates hostage at gunpoint in a five-hour ordeal before shooting himself has died of his wounds, police announced today. The gunman, identified as Marinette High School sophomore Sam Hengel, was prounced dead by the county coroner this morning, Marinette Police Chief Jeff Skorik said. Police have no leads on the boy's motive. He was described by classmates as quiet but likable, and the principal called Hengel a good student. "He's...Full Story
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