Student charged in Olathe East shooting now out of hospital and booked in jail

Jaylon Elmore, 18, is charged with attempted capital murder for a shooting March 4 that left him, an assistant principal and school resource officer with gunshot wounds. File photo.

An Olathe East student charged with attempted murder in a shooting inside the school’s office earlier this year has been released from the hospital and is now in custody at the Johnson County Jail, according to sheriff’s officials.

The bigger picture: Jaylon Elmore, 18, had spent the past two months hospitalized since the shooting March 4, which also left an assistant principal and the school’s resource officer injured.