DIXON, Illinois -- The father of a Dixon High School student was shaken after finding out that a student fired shots near the gym on the morning of May 16th.
The shooting happened around 8 a.m. when a confrontation between the subject and a school resource officer resulted in an exchange of gunfire, according to a statement from Dixon's city manager. The student, 19-year-old graduating senior Matthew Milby, was taken into custody and is receiving medical treatment.
No students or staff were injured in the incident.
News 8's Jesyka Dereta spoke with a father picking up his kids after the incident. He said he was shaken, but was relieved his children were okay.