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UPDATE: Atlanta school shooting suspect in custody

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ATLANTA, GA (WKOW) -- Authorities are now saying a suspect has been taken into custody in connection to a middle school shooting.

Atlanta police spokesman Carlos Campos says the wounded student was "alert, conscious and breathing" as he was taken to the hospital.

Campos says the suspect has been tentatively identified as a student and all other students at the school are safe.  The teen was shot outside of the school building.

Atlanta Fire Cpt. Marian McDaniel says the teen was shot in the head.  McDaniel says a teacher suffered minor cuts and bruises, but was treated on the scene about 2 miles south of downtown.

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ATLANTA, GA (WKOW) -- Fire officials in Atlanta say a 14-year-old has been shot in the head and transported to the hospital.

Fire Captain Marian McDaniel also says a teacher has suffered minor cuts and bruises, but was treated on the scene at Price Middle School.

McDaniel says there is no information on the teen's condition at this time. 

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