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Frederick High shooting happens amid increased school security
Frederick High shooting happens amid increased school security

The shooting of two teenagers Wednesday at a Frederick high school was particularly unnerving for a growing city in a largely rural county where many couldn't remember this ever happening before. Shots were fired in the parking lot of Frederick High School while junior varsity teams played a basketball game inside the gym. A frightened crowd of about 200 was ushered into the cafeteria while paramedics cared for two injured students, who were transported by helicopter to Johns Hopkins Hospital. The violence underscores a chilling reality — that even as schools extend increasingly stringent security measures from school hours through after-school events and extracurricular...

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