Student in custody after teacher, school aide shot
Richmond, Virginia, police cite teen feudJune 15, 1998
Web posted at: 4:03 p.m. EDT (2003 GMT)
RICHMOND, Virginia (CNN) -- A male teacher was shot and a female school volunteer was grazed by a bullet in a hallway outbreak of gunfire that resulted from a "feud between juveniles," police said Monday.
No students were injured in the shootings at Armstrong High School, said Deputy Police Chief Teresa Gooch.
Police arrested a 14-year-old boy, a ninth-grader at the school, as the suspected shooter and recovered the weapon that was used, a .32 caliber semi-automatic pistol, Gooch said
Police questioned a second student but later said they believed only one student was involved.
The wounded man was identified by Gooch as Gregory Carter, 45, a history teacher and basketball coach. Doctors who operated on him to remove the bullet said he is expected to make a full recovery.
Eloise Wilson, 75, a volunteer for the school's Head Start program, was grazed on the right arm by a bullet, police said.
Neither was believed to be a target of the gunman, police said. "We believe that this shooting resulted from a feud between juveniles," that began earlier in the day, Gooch told reporters.
Carter and Wilson were shot in a hallway about 10 a.m. as students were taking final exams in the city public school on Richmond's east end.
A policeman on duty inside the school, Ron Brown, caught the suspected gunman after chasing him to a wooded area outside the school, Gooch said.
Classes were dismissed after the shootings.
It was the latest in a spate of school shootings since October, including fatal shootings in West Paducah, Kentucky; Pearl, Mississippi; Jonesboro, Arkansas; and Springfield, Oregon.
Tuesday is the last day of school in Richmond before the summer break.
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