Appalachian School of Law Shootings

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Thu, 17 Jan 2002

Three killed in shooting;

Bristol Evening Post

AMERICA: Four students overpowered a gunman who went on a shooting spree at their US college last night, killing three people in what a doctor described as “executions”. The four students tackled the man while he was still armed with a .380 semi -automatic pistol and managed to hold him until police arrived at the Appalachian School of Law, in Grundy, Virginia.

He had already shot and killed three people, including the dean of the college and one of the professors, and left three other students critically injured.

The gunman was allegedly on the point of being told to leave the law school due to poor results.

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