Student kills instructor during security-guard class at downtown L.A. vocational school
A student fatally shot a teacher during a security-guard class at a downtown L.A. vocational school, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
The shooting occurred at the Coast Career Institute on 1300 block of south Hill Street. It was reported around 4 p.m.
Police officials were trying to determine details, but sources told The Times that the shooting occurred inside a classroom at the adult vocational facility.
A suspect was in custody and a gun has been recovered, the sources said.
The motive was unclear.
-- Andrew Blankstein