A rising senior at Great Mills High School said she had been trying to get a meeting with the governor ever since that March day when her classmate, 16-year-old Jaelynn Willey, was shot and killed at the school.
In March, a 17-year-old boy shot and killed 16-year-old Jaelynn Willey at Great Mills High School. Students from the school will be holding a rally in Annapolis this weekend, demanding stricter gun control measures in Maryland. But, Willey’s mother isn’t sure she’ll be attending.
The 17-year-old student who opened fire at a high school in St. Mary’s County, Maryland, on Tuesday used a gun that belonged to his father, officials said Wednesday. But it’s unclear still how exactly he obtained the gun.
A 16-year-old girl who was injured in a school shooting in St. Mary’s County, Maryland, has been identified by family members as Jaelynn Willey, a member of the swim team at Great Mills High School.
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