The shooting added Santa Clarita to a growing list of cities affected by the mass shooting in what is becoming a recurring nightmare in the United States.
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The police officers entered the school in seconds.
Detective Daniel Finn of the Santa Clarita Sheriff's Station moves away when he hears guns and sees horrified children fleeing the school. He turned his car around and ran into the school, the sheriff said.
Officer Sean Janez of Inglewood Police and GAS Ramirez also rushed to the scene, he added. All three were on duty and entered the school within seconds, he said.
"Every point of view is a tragedy, but there is a silver lining behind it," the sheriff said. "The fact that the first operators on duty were there and did not hesitate … and provided first aid immediately."
Officers saw a gun nearby and realized the threat was over and focused on rescuing the victims, he said.
There seems to be no connection between him and the victims, except for all students, the sheriff said.