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School shooting victim undergoes second surgery
Roswell, N.M. (AP) -- A boy shot by a classmate at their New Mexico middle school in has undergone a second surgery, and a girl who was wounded is now in stable condition.
New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez said the girl has been identified as Kendal Sanders, 13. The wounded boy is in critical condition.
Authorities said the two were shot when a 12-year-old boy opened fire at Berrendo Middle School Tuesday morning.
Martinez said the boy pointed the gun at a teacher, who talked him into dropping the weapon. The boy was taken into custody.
New Mexico State Police said the shooter used a .22-gauge shotgun. Police are investigating where the boy got the gun and they've issued search warrants for the boy's home and his bag and locker.