UPDATE: (2:05 p.m.) - Brief statement by sheriff's official conformed three people injured, one suspect in custody, still an active situation.
UPDATE: (1:43 p.m.) - Harris County Sheriff Adrian Garcia is calling this an active shooter situation, meaning they believe there was more than one gunman involved, although one shooter is reported to be in custody now. There are reports of multiple injuries in the incident.
ORIGINAL POST: Lone Star College has posted the following alert, taken directly from their website www.lonestar.edu.
Local station KHOU has live coverage of the event here.
KHOU is reporting that two men were arguing and shot at each other, hitting innocent bystanders in the process, although law enforcement officials have not confirmed that at this time.
ALERT: LSC-North Harris-Shelter in Place
ALERT: LSC-North Harris - Shelter in Place
LSC-North Harris is under a shelter in place. Students, Faculty and Staff are advised to take immediate shelter where you are.
Posted 01/22/2013 at 12:47 pm
Lone Star College System is committed to providing a safe environment in which to learn, study, and work. We are better prepared for an emergency thanks to the many men and women here to serve you.
In The Event of An Emergency
Our ability to survive a disaster also depends on you doing your part to
prepare for the unexpected. When calling an emergency assistance number, remember to:
- Give your name, location and phone number.
- Describe what happened.
- Do not hang up unitl asked to do so.
Look for information from your Lone Star Email (
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