Multiple fatalities reported in Oregon college shooting; suspect in custody
By WGN Web Desk
October 1, 2015, 1:14 P.M.
Updated at 01:48 p.m.
ROSEBURG, Ore. -- Preliminary reports indicate that 10 people are dead and 20 others are injured in a shooting at a community college in southwestern Oregon.
In a tweet Thursday, the local fire district advised people to stay away from Umpqua Community College in Roseburg. The city is about 180 miles south of Portland.
Authorities say that the suspected shooter is in custody and that the incident is now over.
Umpqua Community College has about 3,000 students.
This is a developing story. Check back for details.
Active shooter at UCC. Please stay away from the area— Fire Dist No.2 (@DCFD2) October 1, 2015
Students are running everywhere. Holy God.— Kayla Marie (@KP_KaylaMarie) October 1, 2015
Hi guys. I'm ok. Physically. We're being bused off campus.— Kayla Marie (@KP_KaylaMarie) October 1, 2015