It is being reported that at least 15 people were killed and 20 wounded at a community college in Oregon. The suspect has been taken into custody but was yet to be identified. The story is still developing and there are no details or information about those wounded yet. According to Reuters:
CNN reported that one of the wounded was a female who had been shot in the chest. There was no immediate information on condition of the other wounded victims.
A spokeswoman for the Douglas County Sheriff’s department confirmed to Reuters that there was a shooting at the Umpqua Community College campus in Roseburg. The spokeswoman had no further details.
“Active shooter scene is code 4. Multiple casualties all pt’s transported,” the Douglas County Fire Department said in a tweet. Multiple ambulances were reported to be on scene.
The Portland Oregonian newspaper reported that officers responded at around 10:40 a.m. PDT (1740 GMT) to reports of a shooting at the college. The Oregonian said police scanner traffic indicated that the shooter was “down.”