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Texas Student Shoots High School Classmate

Jan. 10, 2012: This photo shows a police car outside of North Forest High School where a student reportedly shot another student in the leg.

Jan. 10, 2012: This photo shows a police car outside of North Forest High School where a student reportedly shot another student in the leg.  (MyFoxHouston.com)

A Texas high school senior is in custody after shooting a 9th grade student in the leg early Tuesday afternoon, authorities say. 

The suspect, 18, shot a 16-year-old classmate in an upstairs hallway of North Forest High School, reports MyFoxHouston.com. 

The suspected shooter is in custody and a lock down has been lifted, according to a school spokeswoman. 

The victim's condition was not immediately known, and there were no other reports of injuries. 

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