Shock in Helsinki, a 12-year-old shoots at school and kills a peer - Two more seriously injured.

He had taken the weapon of a close relative (ANSA) The country is dismayed by the young age of the victims and that of the killer, who apparently took the weapon from a close family member. The killer had only been at that school for a couple of months and apparently chose his victims randomly, but there is currently no certainty about this information.