Tuesday, September 28, 2010

University of Texas Shooting

Breaking News...A shooting at the University of Texas Austin campus this morning has resulted in a campus lockdown.
A gunman fired several shots from an AK-47 assault rifle at the Perry-Castaneda Library before taking his own life with a gunshot wound. As of right now no injuries have been reported and the campus is still on lockdown while police look for a second gunman.
Austin Police Chief Art Acevedo has confirmed the gunman's death and that the campus is still on lockdown.
A University of Texas spokesman reported," the gunman is dead on the sixth floor of the Perry-Castaneda Library with no identification. Apparently took his own life."
All University of Texas Austin classes have been cancelled.

Updated...Austin Police have now identified  Colton Tooley, a 19 year old sophomore mathematics major, as the lone shooter and the only one injured during today's shooting.