The former student who was shot is believed to have sustained non-life threatening injuries and is now receiving medical treatment, Howell said.
In March, a police officer posted at a Maryland high school shot and killed a 17-year-old boy who had opened fire on two fellow students.
A potential school shooting in central IL ended when a school resource officer shot and wounded an armed former student who opened fire Wednesday morning.
"A Dixon Police Officer confronted an armed male subject at the Dixon High School at approximately 8:00 am on May 16, 2018".
"From the angle I'm lookjing at right now, at lot of things went right today when a great many of them could have (gone) wrong", he said. The man was shot and then taken into custody.
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Howell said he "could not be more proud" of the officer who ran toward the suspect and said his "heroic actions" saved "countless" lives. The officer, whose identity had not yet been released, was hailed as a hero for stopping the shooter.
UPDATE 9:35 a.m.: Lee County Sheriff's Office has just sent a release saying the school has been evacuated. The officer who shot him was not harmed and will be put on paid administrative leave, per a department policy.
"The officer's actions at the high school will be closely scrutinized, but the simple fact is, nobody but the gunman was hurt today, and keeping students and teachers safe is the primary job for school resource officers". The high school remains the only school on lockdown.
No students or staff were injured during the incident.
ORIGINAL: After receiving multiple reports of a shooting at a high school in Dixon, Illinois, police tell TV-6 there is no public threat. "While removing students from the various classrooms, officers found that the staff and students had barricaded doors to the classroom with desks, bookcases and other objects per the training that they had received".
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