Authorities on Thursday revealed the identity of a courageous teacher Angela McQueen who stopped a student-gunman after he opened fire inside his Illinois high school.
McQueen is being hailed as hero after subduing the shooter on Wednesday morning, helping avert a potentially catastrophic incident
Two students were shot and wounded in the incident on Wednesday morning, with each surviving
A male student, whose identity remains unknown, at Mattoon High School opened fire at about 11.30am
The incident is the fifth shooting to strike a central Illinois high school in just the past four weeks