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Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Wis. teen dies after taking class hostage

Wisconsin

A Wisconsin teenager took a teacher and 23 classmates hostage for nearly five hours before releasing them and shooting himself as police stormed the room on Monday, NPR reports. Samuel Hengel, 15, died from his injuries this morning.

Hat Tip: Many thanks, Rhonda!

(AP Photo/Mike Roemer)

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