An active shooter at a Uvalde elementary school is in custody, according to the Uvalde Police Department.
In an update at 1:06 p.m. Tuesday, police said the shooter was apprehended, however, no further information was released.
Details about any injuries are unknown, but UCISD said the shooter was at Robb Elementary School.
UCISD spokesperson Anne Marie Espinoza told KSAT that students have been evacuated to the Willie DeLeon Civic Center.
At this time, parents are asked to stay away from the civic center because the district is making sure that students are accounted for.
Parents will be notified via phone when they are allowed to pick up their children. There is still a large law enforcement presence at the school, Espinoza added.
“Law enforcement is on site. Your cooperation is needed at this time by not visiting the campus,” the district posted just after 12:15 p.m.
The rest of the district is secure, authorities said.
This is a breaking news story. It will be updated as more information becomes available.
There is an active shooter at Robb Elementary. Law enforcement is on site. Your cooperation is needed at this time by not visiting the campus. As soon as more information is gathered it will be shared.
The rest of the district is under a Secure Status.
— Uvalde CISD (@Uvalde_CISD) May 24, 2022