2 dead, including gunman, 3 injured in Washington school shooting

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Zoe Galasso at the dance she went to the weekend before she was fatally shot at her Washington high school.
MARYSVILLE, WA - OCTOBER 24: Students from Marysville-Pilchuck High School write messages and prayers during a vigil at the Grove Church on October 24, 2014 in Marysville, Washington. After a shooting at the high school at least two are dead, including the gunman, with several more wounded. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)
MARYSVILLE, WA - OCTOBER 24: Students from Marysville-Pilchuck High School hold candles during a vigil at the Grove Church on October 24, 2014 in Marysville, Washington. After a shooting at the high school at least two are dead, including the gunman, with several more wounded. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)
Image taken from shooting suspect Jaylen Fryberg's Instagram account
Image taken from shooting suspect Jaylen Fryberg's Instagram account
MARYSVILLE, WA - OCTOBER 24: Students and family members embrace after leaving Marysville-Pilchuck High School in the aftermath of a shooting on the high school's campus on October 24, 2014 in Marysville, Washington. At least two are dead, including the shooter, according to authorities, with several more wounded. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)
MARYSVILLE, WA - OCTOBER 24: Salvation Army worker Gene Rutherford (C) consoles two students at the Shoultes Christian Assembly after they were evacuated from Marysville-Pilchuck High School in the aftermath of a shooting on the high school's campus on October 24, 2014 in Marysville, Washington. 'We will be here as long as they need,' Rutherford said. At least two are dead, including the shooter, according to authorities, with several more wounded. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)
MARYSVILLE, WA - OCTOBER 24: Community members and students from Marysville-Pilchuck High School sing 'Amazing Grace' during a vigil at the Grove Church on October 24, 2014 in Marysville, Washington. After a shooting at the high school at least two are dead, including the gunman, with several more wounded. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)
MARYSVILLE, WA - OCTOBER 24: Students from Marysville-Pilchuck High School grieve during a vigil at the Grove Church on October 24, 2014 in Marysville, Washington. After a shooting at the high school at least two are dead, including the gunman, with several more wounded. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)
A woman wipes her eyes during a memorial vigil at the Grove Church in Marysville, Wash., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School earlier in the day. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Isabella MacKeige, 18, a senior at Marysville Pilchuck High School, shows the hand she received cuts on as she climbed a fence with a locked gate after she ran from the school cafeteria when a fellow student began shooting, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, in Marysville, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
A young woman holds her head in her hands as she kneels before candles and flowers placed on the stage at the Grove Church in Marysville, Wash., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, after a memorial vigil held for people affected by a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School earlier in the day. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
A sign at Marysville Pilchuck High School promotes conference days in Marysville, Wash., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, the afternoon after a morning shooting in the school's cafeteria. Officials announced that the school would be closed all next week. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Peggy Ray, right, hugs her daughter, Shayla Kline, 15, as Kline pets "Rex," a crisis response therapy dog from National Crisis Response, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, at a church where students were taken following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Young people bow their heads during a memorial vigil at the Grove Church in Marysville, Wash., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School earlier in the day. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
A woman waits on a curb at a church Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
People embrace in front of school busses at a church, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken to be reunited with parents following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
This is "Bungee", a therapy dog brought to #Marysville for the students dealing with today's tragedy. http://t.co/XkwoeVAgg9
First pic of #HeroTeacher Megan Silberberger, students say she stopped #Marysville gunman. http://t.co/Ld62fgr6KH http://t.co/oQEL8OWZoY
MARYSVILLE, WA - OCTOBER 24: Students and family members embrace after leaving Marysville-Pilchuck High School in the aftermath of a shooting on the high school's campus on October 24, 2014 in Marysville, Washington. At least two are dead, including the shooter, according to authorities, with several more wounded. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)
MARYSVILLE, WA - OCTOBER 24: Students and family members embrace after leaving Marysville-Pilchuck High School in the aftermath of a shooting on the high school's campus on October 24, 2014 in Marysville, Washington. At least two are dead, including the shooter, according to authorities, with several more wounded. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)
MARYSVILLE, WA - OCTOBER 24: Students and family members embrace after leaving Marysville-Pilchuck High School in the aftermath of a shooting on the high school's campus on October 24, 2014 in Marysville, Washington. At least two are dead, including the shooter, according to authorities, with several more wounded. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)
MARYSVILLE, WA - OCTOBER 24: Family members wait to reunite with students at Shoultes Christian Assembly in shortly after a shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School on October 24, 2014 in Marysville, Washington. At least two are dead, including the shooter, according to authorities, with several more wounded. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)
MARYSVILLE, WA - OCTOBER 24: Students wait behind police tape at Shoultes Christian Assembly while waiting to reunite with family members after being evacuated from Marysville-Pilchuck High School in the aftermath of a shooting on the high school's campus on October 24, 2014 in Marysville, Washington. At least two are dead, including the shooter, according to authorities, with several more wounded. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)
MARYSVILLE, WA - OCTOBER 24: Students and family members embrace after leaving Marysville-Pilchuck High School in the aftermath of a shooting on the high school's campus on October 24, 2014 in Marysville, Washington. At least two are dead, including the shooter, according to authorities, with several more wounded. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)
MARYSVILLE, WA - OCTOBER 24: A school bus enters Marysville-Pilchuck High School to evacuate students in the aftermath of a shooting on the high school's campus on October 24, 2014 in Marysville, Washington. At least two are dead, including the shooter, according to authorities, with several more wounded. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)
MARYSVILLE, WA - OCTOBER 24: Police monitor athletic fields at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in the aftermath of a shooting on the high school's campus on October 24, 2014 in Marysville, Washington. At least two are dead, including the shooter, according to authorities, with several more wounded. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)
People react as they wait at a church, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken to be reunited with parents following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
A girl, at left, is comforted at a church, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken to be reunited with parents following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
A girl, center, is comforted at a church, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken to be reunited with parents following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
UPDATE adds detail on death toll; Map locates Marysville Pilchuck High School where a gunman launched an attack and has been killed; 1c x 3 inches; 46.5 mm x 76 mm;
This image made from a video provided by KOMO shows student walking as emergency personnel respond after reports of a shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/KOMO) MANDATORY CREDIT
Two people embrace at a church, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken to be reunited with parents following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
This image made from a video provided by KOMO shows emergency personnel responding after reports of a shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/KOMO) MANDATORY CREDIT
This image made from a video provided by KOMO shows emergency personnel responding after reports of a shooting at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash., Friday, Oct. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/KOMO) MANDATORY CREDIT
People react as they wait at a church, Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, where students were taken to be reunited with parents following a shooting at Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, Wash. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Being escorted out http://t.co/LdsMXlPPj8
In the church waiting for all students to get here🙏 http://t.co/B5LJXvzUYR
Live shots of Marysville-Pilchuck High School from KOMO.
#BREAKING DETAILS: School shooting reported near Seattle http://t.co/RbqE7vNRFf #abc15 http://t.co/vbJ5mVis5P
Police are responding to reports of a shooting at a high school north of Seattle: http://t.co/0FIsivHHov http://t.co/tnaeeucZ8W
Students being loaded on buses now in Marysville, WA. http://t.co/3k13zgmXqN
UPDATE: Gunman at #Marysville Pilchuck High School reportedly shot self http://t.co/3oMiFiqKVh http://t.co/nGq0124OvU
BREAKING NEWS: Shots fired at high school near Seattle. http://t.co/FG7iJbWfkS http://t.co/3a9UPAnG8c
#BREAKING: Multiple injuries reported after shooting at #Marysville, #Washington, high school, north of #Seattle. http://t.co/39poX8KnvW
MORE: Students evacuating Marysville-Pilchuk H.S. in WA. Reports of shots fired. UPDATES: http://t.co/LSkZb4Atl4 http://t.co/nMbvvM4G8f
#new (2:30 est) Possible active shooter incident at school in #Marysville #Washington As many as 6 injured. http://t.co/PicxGPQ8U3
Armed officers continue to go door-to-door at Marysville Pilchuck HS after shooting. #mphs http://t.co/hX1g7jgvyP
Marysville Pilchuck High School in Marysville, WA on lockdown after reports of shooting http://t.co/fNJXUC9Wgr http://t.co/1UeMX5ZzIG
Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting: 6 injured and gunman reportedly dead. http://t.co/YsJFwDYRBM http://t.co/vMlHcPs9oh
Report: Shooting in cafeteria at Seattle-area Marysville-Pilchuck H.S. http://t.co/5YiCtSY0kW for updates http://t.co/O06bBVQ2Xp
#BREAKING: School #shooting just north of Seattle. LIVE COVERAGE: http://t.co/aPL8qzx6ss #WatchKHQ #Marysville http://t.co/pjJliRcBa6
BREAKING: Shooting reported at high school in Marysville, WA, north of Seattle - @KIRO7Seattle http://t.co/Rhse3q9GuL
Students evacuated from Marysville-Pilchuck High School in Seattle after reported shooting http://t.co/zoL8FnQZ6I http://t.co/HIDCFGh3ys
School shooting reported at Marysville high school...possibly cafeteria http://t.co/8rjIm7sUTd http://t.co/HtJX2h6bPa
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By RYAN GORMAN

Two students are dead and four more are injured after a school shooting in Washington state.

Gunman Jaylen Fryberg is dead, police have confirmed. He committed suicide after opening fire inside the cafeteria around 10:45 a.m. at Marysville-Pilchuck High School, according to the Seattle Times.

He is believed to be the only suspect in the shooting and used a Beretta .40-caliber handgun, federal law enforcement sources told KIRO.

Fryberg, a Native-American Indian, was first named by KIRO. He was named freshman homecoming prince just weeks ago.

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He also was recently suspended from school for fighting, according to the station. He reportedly had been bullied for being Native American, but issues with a girlfriend appear to have been the main catalyst behind his shooting rampage.

The other dead student, a female, has not been identified.

A local hospital has received three patients, one of them shot in the head, according to KIRO. A fourth shooting victim is expected to arrive. At least one student was airlifted from the scene, according to Fox 6.

"I didn't know him personally, it seemed like he had a lot of friends," said a student named Robert who spoke to KIRO. "He did not seem like that type of person."



The shell-shocked student did not see the shooting, but still seemed disturbed by the morning's events.

"It's crazy to think something like this happened at our school," Robert said from inside the school while on lockdown with about 40 other students.

The gunman opened fire during Robert's lunchtime, but he was not in the cafeteria because he decided "to walk around" instead.

He recalled diving into a classroom and quickly locking the door when the gunfire erupted.

Another student, Dwayne Kadell, told the station he was only feet from the gunman when the incident occurred.

"I heard four [shots] "gak, gak, gak, gak," I thought someone was kicking the door," Kadell told the station. "Then I heard "gak, gak," people started running and screaming it was a gun."

"I never been through anything like this in my life," he continued. "It was so scary, I just ran."

Tweets from inside the school, unearthed by the Daily Dot, detail the horrors seen by students.
The condition of the injured students is not known, but law enforcement told the paper the gunman died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Aerial shots showed dozens of students running out of the school with their hands in the air, a few were brought out in handcuffs before being bizarrely released without incident.

SWAT officers could be seen running around the parking lot and school grounds with assault rifles drawn as they swept the suburban Seattle property for suspects.

Police also scoured the high school's football stadium, outdoor bathrooms and other buildings as if in a war zone while students gathered in the parking lot.

Many students told KIRO they were evacuated to a nearby church.

"You never think it will be your school in a random shooting," senior student Rigo Perez told KIRO. "It was just a normal day and then a shooting happened."

Police: 2 Dead, 4 Wounded In Seattle-Area High School Shooting
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