The decision about where to shoot and kill was based on the flip of a coin.Authorities said a Washington state teen had been writing about his plans for a mass shooting and said in his journal that he was choosing between two schools, according to probable cause documents.The court records state his school, ACES Alternative High, “won” the toss.
"A Would-Be Shooter Tossed a Coin to Pick a School, Police Say. His Grandmother Foiled His Plan." is from the February 16, 2018 National section of The Washington Post. It was written by Lindsey Bever and narrated by Jenny Hoops.