Two hours after North Lake College, in Irving, Texas, went into lockdown due to an “active shooter” the police have stated they believe there is no longer a “continuing threat”, after discovering two dead bodies in what appears to be a murder-suicide.
BREAKING: 2 people are dead after shots were fired at North Lake College in Texas.
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Witnesses claim they heard three “really loud” gunshots as they were on campus. “Everyone got their stuff. We ran,” one witness said.
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The police will continue to search the area and ensure safety.
Guns are currently legal on campuses in Texas.