The “active shooter” was reported shortly after noon at a school in Uwalde, about 80 miles west of San Antonio.

SAN ANTONIA – At least 15 people, including 14 children, were killed in a shooting at Rob Elementary School in Uwald, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said.

The alleged shooter has been taken into custody, local police said. Others remain hospitalized in Uwalde and San Antonio.

Governor Abat tweeted a video that partially reads:

“The shooter was Salvador Ramos, an 18-year-old man who lived in Uwalde. He is believed to have entered Robb Elementary School in Uwalde with a handgun, and may have had a rifle, but this is not confirmed according to my latest report: he shot, horribly, incomprehensibly, 14 students and killed a teacher. [the shooter]he died himself, and it is believed that the responsible officers killed him. “

Representatives of the Uwalde Memorial Hospital told KENS 5 that 15 people had been transported there. Earlier, the hospital reported that two died on arrival.

14:47 UPDATE: UMH took 13 children by ambulance or bus for treatment. Two children transferred to SAT …

Author Uwalde Memorial Hospital on Tuesday, May 24, 2022

At least two victims, a 66-year-old adult and a child, were also taken to a San Antonio hospital, about 80 miles away. University health officials said both patients were in critical condition.

At 12:17 CISD Uvalde officers said there was an active shooter at the school and that law enforcement was on the scene. Rob’s primary school has just under 600 students.

All campuses were closed due to gunfire, and students and staff were reportedly in the building.

There were no indications that the closure has since been lifted after the suspect was taken into custody.

A press conference was scheduled for later in the afternoon, but the time and place were not yet known.

‼ ️At the moment there is information that the active shooter in Robb Elementary is in custody. Currently, UMH takes care of …

Author Uwalde Memorial Hospital on Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Close relatives of these students are asked to appear in the canteen on the second floor of the hospital. They asked those who are not close relatives not to go to the hospital.

Robb Elementary has an active shooter. Law enforcement agencies are working on the spot. Your cooperation is needed at this time …

Author Uwalde CISD on Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Uwalde CISD said parents can now go and pick up their students at the Community Reunification Center. UCISD said parents are encouraged to pick up their students at this time.

Students are currently being transported by bus to the Willy DeLeon Community Center, located at 300 E Main St, Uvalde, TX 78801.

Reunion Place for Rob Students: Rob Elementary School students are transported to the Willy DeLeon Community Center …

Author Uwalde CISD on Tuesday, May 24, 2022

UPDATE at 12:23: The scene remains active. Parents are asked to pick up students at Sgt. Willie Deleon Community Center.

Author Uvalden Police Department on Tuesday, May 24, 2022

This is a story that is evolving and will be updated as more information is received. Please check for updates.

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