Update (12:55 p.m.) Per Glendale police, two 15-year-old girls have died as a result of the shooting. Authorities have not yet stated how the two knew each other, or if one was the shooter.
BREAKING: Police: 2 students, both 15-year-old girls, killed in shooting at Phoenix-area high school.— The Associated Press (@AP) February 12, 2016
Independence High School in Glendale, Ariz. is on lockdown after what police are calling a “double shooting” occurred this morning.
We are investigating a double shooting at Independance HS. The incident was isolated. The school and neighborhood are safe.— Glendale Police (@GlendaleAZPD) February 12, 2016
ABC 15 is also reporting that a source said that one of the teenagers has died, but that is also unconfirmed. Police said there is no active shooter and that they are “not necessarily looking for a suspect.”
We’ll update this post once we know more.