Brownsville, TX Police shot and killed a 15-year-old Cummings Middle School student today.  The student was reportedly brandishing a weapon in the school hallway.  He was shot after ignoring several directives by police.  Police called an ambulance, but the student was pronounced dead at a local hospital.  Students and faculty were sent to the gym while police investigated the situation.  All other students and staff were uninjured.

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http://www.cnn.com/2012/01/04/us/texas-shooting/index.html

http://content.usatoday.com/communities/ondeadline/post/2012/01/young-male-with-gun-shot-and-killed-at-texas-school-/1