Russian student fatally shoots 2

Father enters classroom, talks him into releasing youths

Posted: February 4, 2014 at 3:25 a.m.

Russian investigative committee officers collect evidences a Moscow school on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014. An armed teenager burst into his Moscow school on Monday and killed a teacher and policeman before being taken into custody, investigators said. None of the children who were in School No. 263 were hurt, said Karina Sabitova, a police spokeswoman at the scene. The student also wounded a second police officer who had responded to an alarm from the school, she said. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko)

MOSCOW — A 10th-grader with two rifles burst into his Moscow school Monday, killing his geography teacher and a police officer in front of about 20 students, investigators said. His father played a key role in freeing those students before police stormed the classroom and took his son into custody, the city police chief said.

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