Dowagiac schools

2:49 pm
Mon June 3, 2013

Dowagiac boy dies after gun incident near a school

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The Dowagiac Schools closed all of its buildings for the day Monday after the incident near the district's middle school.
DOWAGIAC, MI -- A Dowagiac teen who shot himself in a woods near Dowagiac Middle School Monday morning has died. Dowagiac Public Safety Director Tom Atkinson identified the boy as 13-year-old Darren James Price at a news conference Monday afternoon. A school custodian spotted Price with a handgun on school grounds about 6:40 a.m., Atkinson said.
9:55 am
Mon June 3, 2013

Dowagiac Schools closed Monday, teen found with gunshot wound

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Wound appears to be self-inflicted. Condition of teen not known
  • Source: Leaderpub
  • | Via: Dowagiac Daily News
The Dowagiac Police Department has confirmed that a person, approximately 14, was seen near the Dowagiac Middle School at 6:40 a.m. with what appeared to be a handgun.