Multiple people hospitalized after ‘energetic shooter’ reported at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde; police say suspect is in custody
The ‘energetic shooter’ was reported shortly after midday at the varsity in Uvalde, which is about 80 miles west of San Antonio.
SAN ANTONIO — One particular person has been taken into custody after a capturing on the campus of Robb Elementary in Uvalde, authorities reported Tuesday afternoon.
Uvalde Memorial Hospital officers advised KENS 5 they’re additionally at the moment caring for a number of college students in the emergency room.
At least two victims, an grownup and a toddler, additionally had been taken to a San Antonio hospital, about 80 miles away. Their situations or ages are unknown as of now.
At 12:17 p.m., Uvalde CISD officers mentioned there was an energetic shooter at the varsity and that legislation enforcement was on website. All campuses had been positioned below lockdown as a result of gunfire, and college students and workers had been reportedly protected in the constructing.
There was no indication that the lockdown had since been lifted following the suspect being taken into custody.
Immediate household of these college students are being advised to report back to the cafeteria on the second flooring of the hospital. They requested those that aren’t instant household to chorus coming to the hospital.
Uvalde CISD mentioned mother and father can now go and decide their college students up at the CIVIC Center for reunification. UCISD mentioned mother and father are inspired to choose their college students up at this time.
Students are at the moment being bussed the Willie DeLeon Civic Center which is situated at 300 E Main St, Uvalde, TX 78801.
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