Another Multiple Shooting 1-22-13: Lone Star College, TexasSubmitted by SteveMT on Tue, 01/22/2013 - 15:27
Lone Star College Shooting: Multiple People Shot At Texas College Campus
Posted: 01/22/2013 1:50 pm EST | Updated: 01/22/2013 2:13 pm EST
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Multiple people have been shot at Lone Star College's North Harris campus in Houston, Texas, according to KPRC.
Police told KPRC least one person has been detained, but they have not said if that person is a suspected shooter.
KTRK reports the shooting took place near the campus library. A television helicopter showed medical crews tending to at least two victims, but there is no confirmation on the victims' conditions.
The campus is being evacuated.
This is a breaking news report, we will update as more information becomes available.
Reported shooting at Lone Star College
Posted: Jan 22, 2013 11:57 AM MST Updated: Jan 22, 2013 12:27 PM MST
By Stephanie Frazier and Marshall Stephens
HOUSTON, TX (KLTV) -
Authorities report at least three people have been shot at the Lone Star College North Campus in north Houston, located at 2700 West Thorne Drive.
One person is in police custody and another suspect is still at large. Law enforcement officers are actively seeking the second suspect. The campus is on lockdown.
Aerial footage shows emergency personnel attending to some people on stretchers and at least one being taken into an ambulance. Others can be seen running from a building led by officers.
CNN reports that FBI and ATF officials are en route to the campus at this time.
Several Aldine ISD schools near the campus are also on lockdown.
As of 2011, over 18,000 students attended the North Harris campus. The Lone Star College system is the largest community college in the state.
We are working on getting more details and will update this story as they become available.
We are showing live aerials of the campus on KLTV.com. Click on the red bar at the top of the page for live streaming video.