‘Good Guys with Guns’ Stop Troutdale Shooting

Law Shield members should be aware that the recent Troutdale, Oregon school shooting was stopped by two “good guys with guns”: school resource Officers Nick Thompson and Kyle Harris were at Reynolds High School when Tuesday’s shooting occurred, Multnomah County Sheriff Dan Staton said.

According to reporting by The Oregonian, “As soon as this happened, they were there in less than a minute,” Staton said. “Had they not been there, it could have been a lot worse.”

Staton and Troutdale Mayor Doug Daoust said local police agencies — including sheriff’s deputies and Troutdale police — had trained with Reynolds High School faculty and staff on active shooter incidents a few months ago.

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