Shooter in custody following Uvalde school lockdown

Uvalde Memorial Hospital said 'several students' are in its emergency room

UVALDE, Texas (AP) – Police in Texas say a shooter who prompted a lockdown at an elementary school has been taken into custody. The Uvalde Police Department said the person was taken into custody shortly after 1 p.m. Tuesday The Uvalde Consolidated Independent School District said an active shooter had been reported at Robb Elementary School, which has an enrollment of just under 600 students. Uvalde Memorial Hospital said in a Facebook post that it was caring for “several students” in its emergency room, but it did not detail the nature or severity of their injuries. Earlier, the district said that all schools in the district were locked down because of gunshots in the area.