Texas Tech University shooter apprehended, lockdown lifted

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Oct 10, 2017, 02:00 AM (IST)

The student fled after shooting the police officer and the campus was placed on lockdown. (Image Source: Wikimedia Commons) Photograph: Others


The suspect had been brought in for questioning. He had fled after shooting a police officer

Oct 10, 2017, 03:01 AM

Texas Tech University sounds the all-clear. Says the suspect has been apprehended.  



Oct 10, 2017, 02:34 AM

Texas Tech says the campus remains on lockdown. 

It adds that police officers had brought the suspect in for debriefing. That the "suspect shot an officer, fled on foot." 

And that he is still at large. 



Oct 10, 2017, 02:11 AM

News reports said a Texas Tech University police officer has been fatally shot. 

Oct 10, 2017, 02:06 AM

The University has said the "current situation" is ongoing and that everybody on campus should "continue to shelter in place". 



Oct 10, 2017, 02:00 AM

A shooting has been reported at Texas Tech University.


The campus is on lockdown, and students and staff have been told to take shelter.  

The shooter remains at large. 

(This a developing story. More to follow)

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