Teacher who stopped shooting says he had to act

Southern Illinois University via APJason Seaman

Molly Miles, a Noblesville High School freshman, told the IndyStar that she remembered Seaman telling the class that he would keep them safe in the event of a shooting.

School officials said Monday that Ella was improving and making progress while recovering at an Indianapolis hospital.

The seventh-grade science teacher spoke publicly for the first time on Monday since the shooting Friday inside his classroom at Noblesville West Middle School. After the photographer asked her again, Rousey said she would make it happen for Seaman if he wanted that. The 29-year-old football coach and former college defensive lineman reacted nearly immediately, running at the teen and tackling him to the ground as he told students to dial 911.

Seaman tackled the gunman and was shot in his stomach, hip and arm, according to reports.

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"We're so grateful for Jason's quick and courageous actions", Noblesville Schools Superintendent Beth Niedermeyer said during the news conference.

The family of the only other person shot, student Ella Whistler, was in critical but stable condition.

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Police said they arrested the shooter and said the "situation resolved fairly quickly", but did not confirm the accounts of Seaman's reaction or details about how they arrested the shooter.

An armed police officers stands on the scene outside Noblesville High School as evacuated middle school students wait on a bus after a shooting at Noblesville West Middle School on May 25, 2018 in Noblesville, Ind.

Seaman thanked Ramsey for starting the campaign. Seaman said Ella's courage is something to be admired.

For the first time since the shooting, classes will resume Tuesday at district schools except for Noblesville West Middle School.

When asked to elaborate on his praise of the response, Indiana State Police Superintendent Doug Carter said: "Wait 'til one day we can tell you that story".

"We endured a horrific and senseless tragedy", Niedermeyer said, adding that support coming in from across the country has been a "source of strength and beauty during this ugly tragedy".

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