Update: Police now say there might be “as many as six, but possibly as few as two people” shot in the incident.
UPDATE: As many as six, but possibly as few as two people, have been shot in Uvalde's downtown Memorial Park, Sen. Roland Gutierrez confirms, an epicenter of grief after the May 24th shooting. Police are looking for a shooter, who is not thought to have used an assault rifle. https://t.co/bHF7DomZN7
— Tony Plohetski (@tplohetski) September 9, 2022
Police are reporting that two people have been shot in the area of Uvalde Memorial Park at about 5:30 p.m. local time, according to KENS 5.
It is not clear at this point what the condition of the victims is. The police are hunting for two suspects in the shooting.
UPDATE: Uvalde police confirm an active scene in downtown’s Memorial Park with injured victims. This began unfolding at 5:30 p.m. https://t.co/eYAI3tHflR
— Tony Plohetski (@tplohetski) September 8, 2022
It’s been just a few months since the shooting at the Robb Elementary School in which two teachers and 19 students were killed. This shooting on Thursday was about a mile away from Robb Elementary School.
As this is a developing story, we’ll keep you updated.