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SWAT Team Staged A Realistic Hijacking Of A School Bus In Ohio

The high school students on board the bus in Rossford, Ohio were unaware of any details of the exercise and organizers said planning for the drill began in May. Has this become the new norm for American students?

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"I didn't know what was going on, because at the start he was just a normal person and then he pulled out a gun and a mask, and put it all on. Then he started tying everybody down and it just got really scary," Justin Klocko a student who participated in the drill told ABC 13 News.

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