Indiana Moms Demand Action, Everytown Respond After Shooting at Indiana Middle School
NOBLESVILLE, Ind. –
The Indiana chapter of Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, part of Everytown for Gun Safety, today released the following statement after a shooting reportedly left two people injured at Noblesville West Middle School in Noblesville, Ind.
On an average day, 96 Americans are killed with guns, and hundreds more are injured. More information about gun violence is available here.
STATEMENT FROM PATRICIA RETTIG, VOLUNTEER WITH THE INDIANA CHAPTER OF MOMS DEMAND ACTION FOR GUN SENSE IN AMERICA:
“We’re keeping each of the families affected by this horrific shooting in our thoughts. This real-life nightmare in Noblesville is a reminder of how urgently we need to work to reduce gun violence in all of its forms.”
Did you know?
The U.S. gun homicide rate is 25 times higher than that of other high-income countries.
Grinshteyn, E. and Hemenway, D. “Violent Death Rates in the US Compared to Those of the Other High-income Countries, 2015.” Preventive Medicine. (2019). https://bit.ly/3kyfsSs