31 Jul '16, 8am

JUST IN: Multiple victims in #Texas shooting, gunman on the loose: Police tweet

AUSTIN - An active shooter in the Texas capital of Austin has left "multiple victims" and at least one dead, police and media reports said early on Sunday (July 31). “Active shooter incident downtown, multiple victims. Stay away from downtown,” Austin police said in a message on Twitter. Police later tweeted that there were "separate shootings within the same area. Both scenes are secure at this time. PIO responding to identify staging area." It was not immediately clear how many shooters were involved or how many people were shot. Local television station KXAN, citing paramedics, reported that people with gunshot wounds were "spread across the area" and at least one person had been killed. Active shooter incident downtown, multiple victims. Stay away from downtown. Media: Dont call for updates at this time, more to follow. PIO6 — Austin Police Dept (@Austin_Police) July 3...

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