Shooting

24 year old man arrested for shooting incident

The suspect is currently in custody and will appear at the Vava’u Magistrates Court on February 2.

He is charged with possession of illegal firearms and grievous bodily harm.

A woman who was allegedly shot remains admitted at Ngu Hospital.

The doctor-in-charge at the hospital, Dr Sione Lee said the woman will require surgery at Vaiola Hospital in Nuku’alofa to remove a bullet in her body.

Dr Lee said they have prepared for the victim to be evacuated to Vaiola Hospital.

A second woman allegedly suffered minor injuries and was treated and released.

Slain Sacramento community college student identified

The Sacramento Bee reports Friday that the Sacramento County Coroner's Office has identified the man as 25-year-old Roman P. Gonzalez of Sacramento as the victim of Thursday's deadly shooting at Sacramento City College.

The gunman remains at large. Authorities said another victim was hospitalized and is expected to survive and a third was grazed by a bullet. Their names have not been released. All three were students at the school.

The college reopened Friday.

Student killed in shooting at Savannah State University

A statement posted on the university's website identified the deceased as Christopher Starks, a 22-year-old junior from the Atlanta area. The statement says he died at a hospital of gunshot wounds sustained during an altercation at the student union. Additional details on the nature of the fight weren't immediately available.

The campus lockdown was lifted around midnight, university spokeswoman Loretta Heyward told The Associated Press.

The Latest: Obama briefed on deadly movie theater shooting

Obama was briefed aboard Air Force One on Thursday by Lisa Monaco, his homeland security adviser, while on his way to Africa for a two-nation visit.

Obama asked his team to keep him updated on the investigation and the status of those wounded in the shooting.

He also offered his thoughts and prayers to the community of Lafayette, Louisiana, where the movie theater is located, and to the families of those who were killed.