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Texas university shooter apprehended near campus

Monday, August 13, 2012 | 2:06 PM    

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Texas, USA — Texas A&M University says a man who was discharging a firearm has been taken into custody near its campus in College Station.

The university issued a warning on its website just before 12:30 pm today warning of an active shooter near the campus football stadium. The warning tells residents and students to avoid the area.

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

There was no immediate information on injuries.

College Station is about 90 miles northwest of Houston.

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