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Finnish Student Kills Eight in School Attack, Commits Suicide
7 November 2007
Seven schoolchildren and their principal were killed when a student opened fire in a town near Helsinki… The gunman shot himself in the head and died later in hospital.
The 18-year-old student, identified by police as Pekka-Eric Auvinen, started shooting with a handgun during lessons yesterday at the Jokela secondary school in Tuusula…