SAN BERNARDINO >> The San Bernardino Police Division has scheduled a press convention for eleven a.m. as we speak at police headquarters in downtown San Bernardino to replace the general public on the investigation into Monday’s lethal capturing at North Park Elementary.
Monday morning, Cedric Anderson, fifty three, of Riverside, got here to the elementary faculty the place his spouse, Karen Elaine Smith, fifty three, was working. Saying he was simply there to drop one thing off, he went again to her classroom, the place Smith was, together with a classroom aide and 15 particular wants college students.
With out saying something, Anderson pulled out his .357 Magnum revolver and fired off a number of photographs. Smith was killed instantly and two boys, Jonathan Martinez, eight, and one other scholar, who has not been recognized, behind her have been struck. Anderson then killed himself.
Martinez died shortly after being flown to Loma Linda College Medical Middle. As of Monday afternoon, the opposite boy was in essential however secure situation.
Police don’t consider Anderson deliberately focused the youngsters. San Bernardino Metropolis Unified Faculty District Superintendent Dale Marsden stated, all district insurance policies have been complied with when Anderson was let onto campus.
North Park Elementary will probably be closed for at the least Tuesday and Wednesday. All different district faculties will stay open.
Extra to return.