Police in Washington state who responded to reports of a high school shooting have a suspect in custody.
The Lacey Police Department confirmed with The Huffington Post that they responded Monday morning to reports of a shooting at North Thurston High School.
North Thurston Public Schools tweeted that a shooter was in police custody after being apprehended by school staff.
Shooter apprehended by staff. Reportedly nobody hurt. School will be dismissed after police finish sweeping school. School messenger coming
— N. Thurston Schools (@NTPSnews) April 27, 2015
Lacey police confirmed the shooter was in custody moments later.
Lacey Police on scene at shooting at NTHS. Shooter in custody. No injuries.
— Lacey Police (@LaceyPolice) April 27, 2015
A student told Q13 that she saw people running out of the school and yelling "shooting" at approximately 7:30 a.m.