School shooting at Umpqua Community College kills 13


A school shooting that occurred earlier today that killed 13 and the gunman died in a gunfire exchange with the police, according to a USA Today article titled “Up to 13 killed by shooter at Ore. community college.” 20 people were also injured in the attack at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon.

Those on Twitter have been expressing their grief for students and families using the hashtag, #UCCShooting.

Many are saying that it is unfortunate tragedy that requires social change to get better in the future.

Others appear to be outraged about how quickly people are taking the information and using it as a political basis for gun control.

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