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Student accused of massacre plot
WINFIELD, Mo. | Authorities have arrested an 18-year-old senior whom they accuse of plotting a massacre in the halls of his high school in eastern Missouri.

Donald G. Waters is charged with conspiracy to commit assault in the first degree. Waters was jailed Wednesday in Lincoln County on $50,000 bond. He did not yet have a listed attorney. A telephone listing for Waters in Winfield could not be found.

Police said two other students at Winfield High School alerted authorities that Waters had crafted a plot to shoot as many students and staff there as he could. Waters wrote a note on his computer that read, "I hate everything and everyone; I wanted everyone to die," according to police.

Authorities say Waters told one of the students at the beginning of the school year to make a list of people he wanted dead, Lincoln County Sheriff's Department Maj. Kurt Venneman said. The student thought Waters was joking.

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