Two dead, one injured in shooting at Texas university residence hall: ABC
(Reuters) - Two people were killed and another was wounded on Monday in a shooting at a Texas A&M University-Commerce, ABC News reported, citing campus police. All classes were canceled for the rest of the day at the university about 65 miles (100 km) northeast of Dallas, ABC said.feeds.reuters.com
2 women dead, toddler wounded in shooting at Texas A&M University-Commerce dorm
Two women were shot dead at the Texas A&M University-Commerce campus on Monday and a toddler was wounded, according to university police. The incident happened at the Pride Rock Residence Hall, university police said in a tweet. The child, a boy of about 2 years old, was in stable condition at a hospital, Chief Bryan Vaughn of Texas A&M University-Commerce Police Department said in a statement. Earlier, police tweeted that they were investigating a crime scene and asked the campus community to shelter in place. University president Mark Rudin said in a statement that professional counselors will be available at the school.cbsnews.com
The Latest: Gunfire erupts at vigil for shooting victim
GREENVILLE, Texas - GREENVILLE, Texas (AP) - The Latest on a shooting at an off-campus Texas A&M University-Commerce party (all times local):9:35 p.m.Gunfire erupted after a vigil for one of the two people killed at an off-campus college party in Northeast Texas. ___8:45 a.m.A sheriff says a man opened fire with a handgun at an off-campus Texas A&M University-Commerce party, leaving two people dead and 14 injured. The shooting took place around midnight Saturday in Greenville, 15 miles (24 kilometers) southwest of the Commerce campus. ___5:20 a.m.A sheriff's official says two people have been killed in a shooting at an off-campus Texas A&M University-Commerce party that also left at least 14 others injured. ___4:40 a.m.A Texas A&M University-Commerce spokesman has confirmed reports of a shooting at an off-campus party as the school east of Dallas celebrated homecoming weekend.
Man arrested in Texas shooting that left 2 dead, 12 hurt
A man suspected of opening fire at an off-campus college party in Texas, killing two people and injuring 12 others, was arrested Monday. Brandon Ray Gonzales, 23, of Greenville, Texas, was taken into custody less than 48 hours after Saturday's shooting, Hunt County Sheriff Randy Meeks said. The shooting happened around midnight Saturday outside Greenville, 15 miles (24 kilometers) southwest of a satellite campus of the Texas A&M University System. The shooting came as Texas A&M University-Commerce, about 60 miles (97 kilometers) northeast of Dallas, celebrated homecoming weekend. Texas A&M University-Commerce had planned to hold a community gathering Monday afternoon featuring student and faith-based leaders along with counselors.chicagotribune.com