A sniper linked to eight shootings in the Washington D.C. area left a taunting message for authorities outside the Bowie, Md., school where a 13-year-old boy was shot. "Dear policeman, I am God," the message said.ALSO: Tensions remain high, security in full force at area school. Washington Post article. Baltimore Sun article.
A 13-year-old boy was critically wounded outside a Prince George's County, Md., middle school. Authorities have linked the shooting to a spate of sniper attacks that have now killed six people and wounded two others in the Washington area. (Washington Post).
- Tense school day opens after sniper attack at Bowie, Md., middle school (Baltimore Sun).
- Anxious Parents Rush to School after shooting. (Washington Post).
- Shooting at school put parents on edge. (Baltimore Sun)
- Schools take precautions, but try to keep students calm.