Police: Teen who shot students at Calif. high school dies

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SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (NEWS10) — The teenager, who police said opened fire at his Los Angeles-area high school, has died.

Police said Nathaniel Tennosuke Berhow, 16, died Friday afternoon. His mother was present at the time.

Around 7:30 a.m. Thursday, officials said Berkhow began shooting classmates at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita. Five students were shot before Berkhow turned the gun on himself.

Police said the teen had no known connection to those he shot.

A 16-year-old girl and a 14-year-old boy died. A motive is still unknown.

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