Moscow school gunman "neutralised" after killing two - police

by Reuters
Monday, 3 February 2014 09:19 GMT

MOSCOW, Feb 3 (Reuters) - Police have "neutralised" an armed high school student who had taken more than 20 students hostage at his school on the outskirts of Moscow, a police spokesman told Russia 24 television.

The spokesman said he had killed a police officer and a teacher.

(Reporting by Vladimir Sodatkin, Writing by Thomas Grove, editing by Elizabeth Piper)