HCSO: Shooting at La Salle HS was self-inflicted by student

CINCINNATI, OH. - A shooting at La Salle High School in Green Township was a self-inflicted injury by a student, according to the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office.

Hamilton County dispatchers said there is no active threat at the campus. No other injuries were reported.

The shooting happened Monday morning at La Salle High School on North Bend Road.

Hamilton County Sheriff Jim Neil said a male student has been taken to University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

9 On Your Side reporter Tom McKee said he was able to confirm that was shot was fired inside a classroom. McKee said the school remains on lockdown. Parents could be seen streaming to the school.

Officials said students have been taken to the gym by officers. Parents are welcome to come pick up their children.

According to officials speaking during a press conference, the school was placed on immediate lockdown and the situation was dealt with quickly.

La Salle High School is a Catholic, all-male, parochial high school. The school is at 3091 North Bend Road.

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