The evidence strongly indicates that two different guns were found in two different places, indicating more than one lone gunman:
Where was the weapon found? Or were two guns found?
. ... Police found the gun inside the school
, apparently dropped by the suspect as he fled, the source said.
[Updated 11:43 a.m. ET(the day of the shooting)] The federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives says it has been given one handgun
from the Ohio high school shooting scene
to do an emergency trace.
WKYC has learned the teen was found in possession
of a .22 gun and a knife at the time of his arrest
Geauga County sheriff’s Deputy Jonathan Bilicic testified at an earlier hearing that he found Lane in a wooded area with a handgun
in Chardon Township after the shootings.
Was it a revolver, or a semi-automatic(the official version), or both?
Mr. Henderson said he spent Monday evening(the day of the shooting) with the family, and was told that the .22 revolver of Mr. Lane's grandfather,
Thomas Lane Sr., was missing from the home on the day of the shooting.
"A .22 revolver—the same gun the sheriff's office confiscated
. Just a regular little revolver, a target revolver," Mr. Henderson said.
Prosecutors said Mr. Lane confessed to taking a .22 revolver
and a knife to school.
On Wednesday(2 days later), it was revealed that T.J. Lane, the alleged Chardon High School shooter, may have used a relative's gun when he opened
fire on several students Monday. The weapon, a .22 caliber revolver
, was missing from his grandparent's barn and matched the description of
the gun used to kill three students and wound two others, reports WKYC.
dated 1-29-12 (2 days later)
--Lt. John Hiscox, with the sheriff's department, said the gunman fled on foot through woods surrounding the school. A student was apprehended about
a half mile away on Woodin Road with a .22-caliber revolver
and a knife.
February 29, 2012 (2 days later)
A law enforcement official familiar with the investigation said the gun used in the shooting, a Ruger .22-caliber Mark III target pistol
bought legally in August 2010 from a gun shop in Mentor, Ohio.
1-28-13 (a year later)
Also named in the suit is John Bruening, T.J.’s Huntsburg Township uncle who reportedly owned the Ruger MK III Target .22-caliber
that was used in the shooting.