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Texas university: Shooter apprehended near campus; residents warned to stay away from area

Texas university: Shooter apprehended near campus; residents warned to stay away from area
August 13, 2012 - 2:24 PM

COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Texas A&M University says a shooter has been taken into custody near its campus in College Station.

The university issued a warning on its website just before 12:30 p.m. Monday warning of an active shooter near the campus football stadium, Kyle Field. The warning tells residents and students to avoid the area.

The university later said the shooter was taken into custody, but warned residents and students to still avoid the area.

There was no immediate information on injuries.

College Station lies about 90 miles (144.83 kilometres) northwest of Houston.

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