11-Year-Old Boy Shoots and Kills Teacher Before Turning Gun on Himself

5 Other Students and PE Teacher were Injured in the Shooting


An 11-year-old boy opened fire at a school in Mexico, killing a teacher before shooting himself in Coahuila state in northern Mexico on Friday morning.

The shooting happened at the private Colegio Cervantes School in the city of Torreón.

Mexican authorities said the boy was carrying two guns during the shooting which left six other people wounded.

Although the motive of the attack was not immediately established, the boy was described as a good student who lived with his grandmother and had normal behavior.

The parents of the teenager were yet to be located.

The injured victims were identified as a physical education teacher and five students.