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02/10/2006 West Nickel Mines School shooting

A shooting occurred at an Amish one-room schoolhouse in the village of Nickel Mines. Charles Roberts shot eight out of ten girls, killing five, and then he committed a suicide. Subsequently, the school was torn down and a new one, called New Hope School, was built at another location.


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