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Cleveland Elementary

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Patrick Purdy shot and killed five schoolchildren, and wounded 29 other schoolchildren and one teacher on the playground of Cleveland Elementary School. The shooting ended with Purdy committing suicide.

Additional Info

  • Type of Incident: Shooting
  • Source: Wiki-Primary School Attacks
  • Deaths: 6
  • Injuries: 30
  • City: Stockton
  • State: California
  • Facility Type: K-12
  • Perpetrator: Patrick Purdy
  • Foiled or Exposed Plots: Yes
  • Perpetrator fate: Committed Suicide
  • Included In 2002 Report: Yes
  • Facility SubType: Primary
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