A 6-year-old in Newport News shot his teacher Friday, Jan. 6, 2023. The teacher, Abby Zwerner, survived. (Political cartoon by John Cole)
From The Virginian-Pilot: On Friday Jan. 6, 2023, “police said a first-grade student at Richneck Elementary School in Newport News shot his teacher inside a classroom. Abigail Zwerner, 25, suffered injuries initially described as life-threatening, but as of Saturday afternoon, she was in stable condition at Riverside Regional Medical Center. No one else was hurt.”
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