THE NEW YORK POST: The Texas teen who injured 4 people when he allegedly opened fire at his high school, celebrated his release from jail with a welcome home party – even as 1 victim remains in a coma. Timothy George Simpkins, 18, who attends Timberview High School in Arlington, posted $75,000 bond at Tarrant County Jail on Thursday and headed to home. The student, who was charged with three counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, was seen on social media, enjoying a family celebration in his kitchen, The Sun reported. Meanwhile, 15-year-old student Zacchaeus Selby, who was struck by 4 bullets, remains hospitalized in an induced coma, according to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.
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