Student wounded in Texas high school shooting, 16-year-old student in custody

Shooting reported at Italy High School

ITALY, Texas - A 15-year-old female student was injured and a 16-year-old male student is in custody following a shooting Monday morning at a Texas high school, officials said.

Sgt. Joe Fitzgerald of the Ellis County Sheriff's Office said the female student was airlifted to a hospital in Dallas following the shooting in the small town of Italy, 45 miles south of Dallas.

Fitzgerald said he had no information on her condition.

The Sheriff's Office said students were from the school and an investigation is ongoing.

A message left with the school district was not immediately returned.

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