A ninth grader was shot today at Discovery Middle School in Madison, Alamaba. A 14-year-oldd Todd T. Brown was shot by another ninth grader While walking down a hallway and arrived at Huntsville Hospital around 2:20 pm. He is said to be in extremely critical condition. The shooter is in police custody and Discovery Middle School students will be dismissed at regular time.
Brown died at Huntsville Hospital. Earlier Madison School officials were at the hospital with Brown’s family.
Muncey did not release further information about the shooting. He said it is an ongoing investigation, and he did not want to hamper it in any way.
Madison Mayor Paul Finley urged people to pray for the Brown family, and the students of Discovery Middle School. He said city leaders will continue to work through the weekend with local churches and counselors to make sure students get the counseling support that they need.