Death toll rises to 3 in US school attack

2012-02-28 20:15

Chardon - Another student wounded in a school shooting in the US state of Ohio has died, bringing the death toll to three.

MetroHealth System said on Tuesday that Demetrius Hewlin died on Tuesday morning. He had been in critical condition.

Hewlin was a student at Chardon High School. He was among several shot by a gunman in the school cafeteria on Monday morning.

The teenage suspect faces a juvenile court hearing on Tuesday afternoon.