Another would-be high school gunman, this one brandishing a shotgun, tackled by coach

Another would-be high school gunman, this one brandishing a shotgun, tackled by coach
Angel Granados Dias (Image: Multnomah County Sheriff's Office)

[Ed. – Instead of a good guy with a gun, the teen was subdued by a good guy with football skills.]

Portland [Ore.] police Saturday identified the teenager they say carried a loaded shotgun into Parkrose High School — and caused a massive scare Friday — as Angel Granados Dias.

Dias, 18, was booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center at 12:03 a.m., some 12 hours after he reportedly was subdued and taken into custody.

Police also released a photo of the shotgun they say Dias brought into the school.

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Dias was lodged [sic] on accusations of possession of a loaded firearm in a public place, reckless endangerment and two counts of possession of a firearm in a public building, according to jail records. Police indicated that Dias is accused of attempting to discharge the shotgun at the school, as an element in one of the charges.

Dias is being held in lieu of $500,000 bail. He is scheduled to appear in Multnomah County Circuit Court at 2 p.m. Monday.

No one answered the door at Dias’ house Saturday. A relative who lived next door said the family isn’t ready to talk publicly.

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