OXFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) – A temporary memorial to four students died On Tuesday, the shooting at Oxford High School was growing.
Governor Gretchen Whitmer visited the school just before noon Thursday to add flowers to the site.
The shooting that killed Hana St. Juliana, 14, Tate Myer 16, Madisyn Baldwin, 17, and Justin Shilling 17.
Three students remained hospitalized after the shooting. Four other victims, including a teacher, have been released from the hospital.
Meanwhile, fear from what happened in the halls of Oxford High School is spreading to other schools. More than two dozen school districts in the eastern part of the state closed Thursday because of threats of imitation and concerns from parents.
Investigators are sifting through evidence seized from the school and home of the shooting suspect, who is charge as an adult with two dozen counts, including murder and terrorism causing death.
The 15-year-old’s father bought a 9mm Sig Sauger pistol last week.
Oakland County Prosecutor Karen McDonald on Thursday said the suspect’s parents’ actions “went beyond negligence.” She told told WJR that the suspect’s parents didn’t do anything to lock up the gun used in the murders.
McDonald’s earlier said the parents could face charges.
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