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Teenager open fire on fellow students in Moscow school

A teenage boy has opened fire inside a school north-east of Moscow, injuring at least four people, Russian police confirms.

The perpetrator is reportedly a Year 9 student, who was brandishing a firearm as well as some form of grenade.

Witnesses took to social media to claim the injured include a teacher and a female student.

The teenage shooter was arrested, but his motives are not yet known.

Video from the incident shows dozens of students crowding outside the main school building.

The incident took place in Ivanteyevka, a town some 12miles north-east of the Russian capital with a population of around 60,000.