Teen in Calif. school shooting wrote revenge story

9:30 PM, Mar 30, 2013   |    comments
At least one person was hospitalized after a shooting Thursday morning at Taft Union High School in Taft, Calif. (Photo: Google Earth)
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BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) - A 16-year-old boy accused of shooting a classmate at a California high school wrote a story posted online about a bullied student who kills his former tormentors as an adult.

The Bakersfield Californian reports that investigators found the story written by 16-year-old Bryan Oliver that describes the killing of several people by torture and other morbid means.

Oliver has been charged as an adult in a shooting at Taft Union High School in January that left two people injured.

He pleaded not guilty to two counts of premeditated attempted murder and three counts of assault with a firearm.

Friends of Oliver say he was teased by his classmates for his red hair and social awkwardness.


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