A horrible scene is taking place in Houston, Texas as there is an o pen shooter who shot 6 people this morning. The suspect was shooting at cars with a revolver.
This is terrifying!
Several people shot by suspect are being transported to area hospitals; unknown exact number or severity of injuries #hounews
— Houston Police (@houstonpolice) September 26, 2016
The suspected shooter “has been shot by our officers,” Houston Police said in a tweet. “No reports of other suspects at this time.”
Those who were shot were being transported to area hospitals, the HPD tweeted.
A fire official said some people were shot while insider their cars and the conditions of those wounded was varied.
Police said in an earlier statement that the incident was “believed to be contained,” though residents were asked to continue avoiding the area.
The shopping center was “still an active response and investigation scene,” the statement said.
via Fox News
ABC 13 added:
HFD officials reported on radio that the suspect was seen behind some trees as he opened fire on vehicles in the area.
Our Eyewitness News crew saw firefighters and officers running up and down the street as the gunfire continued.
From the air, Don Armstrong reported seeing bodies on the ground as officers ran between cars and buildings in search for the suspect.
This is a breaking news story. We will update this as more details become available.