Officer Tracey Breeden of the Glendale Police Department released a statement to the media about the incident, indicating the likely weapon was found next to the girls' bodies by authorities, and that police are not currently considering any outstanding suspects in the case.
Officer Breeden continued:
"This was not any sort of active shooter incident and there is no danger to the school or community at this time."
The school is still on lockdown as of late Friday morning, with parents being told to stage at a WalMart near the campus while they await more information about their children inside:
The IHS campus is still on lockdown. The school is asking that parents stage at the WalMart at 75th Avenue/Glendale.
— Glendale Police (@GlendaleAZPD) February 12, 2016
Police will continue to investigate this sad story, and we'll have more updates as necessary when they become available.
According to reports out Sunday morning, Angelina Jolie's political ambitions with the United Nations may have caused a rift between her and Brad Pitt, at least based on a source "close to the couple."
TMZ is reporting that Jolie's dream had been to become a top official with the UN -- which makes sense, considering all the charity work and traveling to developing nations that she does -- but that didn't fly at home with Brad.