Media playback is unsupported on your device

Police hold US school gunfire suspect

20 August 2013 Last updated at 19:57 BST

The US police have a suspect in custody, following reports of gunfire at an elementary school in the state of Georgia, according to the superintendent of Dekalb County schools.

Students were evacuated from the school and sat outside in a field, waiting for buses to take them away.

School officials carried out a head count to ensure all students at Ronald E. McNair Discovery Learning Academy were safe.

Most watched

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.