BREAKING: Active Shooter at TX VA ClinicPosted: January 6, 2015
Viewers say they’ve seen heavy police activity in the area of Fred Wilson Avenue and Alabama Street, and all traffic has come to a stop.
A spokesperson for WBAMC said the commander instructed officials to place the medical center on lockdown because of an active shooter at the VA clinic.
The gates have been closed in that area.
A spokesperson for the El Paso Police Department said they are assisting Fort Bliss officials with traffic control.
A news crew is headed to the scene to gather more information.
Stay tuned for updates on this developing story.
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