(CBS NEWS) – Multiple people have been shot at a Tennessee high school, including a police officer, Knoxville police said Monday afternoon.
Police said the investigation is still active and warned residents to avoid the area.
“Multiple agencies are on the scene of a shooting at Austin-East Magnet High School,” Knoxville police tweeted. “Multiple gunshot victims reported, including a KPD officer. The investigation remains active at this time. Please avoid the area.”
“I’m walking up to the scene now, all I can say is pray,” Vice Mayor Gwen McKenzie told CBS affiliate WVLT.