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United Kingdom

24 March 1998

Telegraph (UK)

Two boys dressed in camouflage opened fire on their schoolmates with high-powered rifles in Arkansas yesterday, killing four girls, after luring them into a playground by sounding the fire alarm. Two of the teenage girls died immediately and the other two died of their wounds in hospital after the attack in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Another eight girls and two teachers were being treated for gunshot wounds. Police said the boys, aged 11 and 12, specifically aimed at teenage... (

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