Houston ISD leaders are meeting with Bellaire High School students to discuss safety over a week after a student was shot and killed on campus.
The gun believed to have been used in the deadly shooting at Bellaire High School is now in the hands of police.
The pistol that is believed to be the weapon used in last Tuesday’s shooting at Bellaire High School has been recovered and is in possession of the Bellaire Police Department, authorities say.
Officials say a weapon believed to have been used in the deadly Bellaire High School shooting has been found.
During the Friday afternoon rally, students called for transparency from district officials and a seat at the table when improving security is discussed.
On Friday afternoon, dozens of students held a rally at HISD headquarters demanding more transparency from administrators about guns on campus.
Friends, students and members of the community are invited to a commemorative service in honor of Cesar Cortes, the 19-year-old student who was killed in a shooting at Bellaire High School.
Houston ISD’s new, all-female board of trustees held its first meeting Thursday after four newly elected trustees were sworn in earlier that afternoon. At the swearing-in Thursday afternoon, Bellaire High School was brought up several times as board members worked to honor the memory of Cesar Cortes.
At the HISD swearing in on Thursday afternoon, Bellaire was brought up several times as board members worked to honor the memory of Cesar Cortes. One newly elected trustee shared a personal story on how Cesar's story hits too close to home.
Several police cars were parked outside the Bellaire High School throughout the day, which started with security checks of each student’s backpack.
Security was tight at Bellaire High School for the first day of class since a student was shot dead on Tuesday.
The Houston Independent School District says new security measures will be in place this morning as students return to Bellaire High School following a deadly shooting two days ago.
“I want Cesar to be remembered as the kind-hearted, fun-loving guy that he was,” said Jake Ridenbaugh, a JROTC member.
When Cesar Cortes, 19, was shot and killed at Bellaire High School Tuesday, one of his best friends was there to witness it.
A shooting at Bellaire High School left a student dead. Bellaire police are updating the public and answering questions.
When Cesar Cortes, 19, was shot and killed at Bellaire High School Tuesday, one of his best friends was there to witness it. He described to be a possibly unintentional shooting.
A suspect in the deadly shooting of a Bellaire High School student has been charged with manslaughter, city officials confirm.
Emotions were high as students and parents waited for answers from school authorities after a student was shot to death. Bellaire High School parents said they did not receive much communication from the district.
Two have been arrested after a student was fatally shot Tuesday afternoon. Many parents and students are left wondering how this happened in the first place.
Emotional and frustrated, many of the parents are wishing there were more answers from school authorities, saying they didn’t receive much communication from the district.