ACC lifts shelter-in-place order for Riverside campus
AUSTIN, Texas - Austin Community College's Riverside campus is no longer under a shelter-in-place order.
ACC sent out an emergency alert just before 6 p.m. April 25 warning of a Hispanic male with a weapon and told students and staff not to come to campus.
ACC later said in a release that local police had received reports of a possible armed person walking near but not on the campus. The Austin Police Department is in charge of the investigation, and ACC District police are assisting, says ACC.
In a text alert sent around 6:15 p.m., ACC said the campus has returned to normal operations and that Austin police have given the all clear.
Austin police told FOX 7 Austin that there was a shooting a couple miles away from the campus at Faro Place and Crossing Drive. The shooting had been reported just after 5 p.m.
APD says a dispute between two people resulting in one person being shot and sustaining minor injuries.
The suspect is still at large and the scene is still active, says APD.
This story is developing. Check back for updates.