Posts tagged ‘Gun control’

December 1, 2010

6 Hours at Gunpoint- The Disturbing Facts of Gun Control in America

On Monday 29th November at a small high school in Wisconsin, America, a student entered a classroom armed with two handguns during an afternoon lesson and help up the 24 classmates and a veteran teacher at gunpoint. Shockingly, this student was 15 years-old. He held the class hostage for five hours during a police stand-off before releasing a number of the students and then turning the gun on himself. The student, named as Samuel Hengel, was rushed to hospital but died on Tuesday 30th November from the result of the self-inflected gunshot wound.

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