My San Antonio
SAN ANTONIO — Bexar County Sheriff's Office deputies are responding to reports of an active shooter at Lackland Air Force Base Friday morning where victims have been confirmed.
Bexar County Sheriff Susan Pamerleau said in a phone interview it is not know if there is one or more shooters at the base, but said she had deputies on the scene.
The Sheriff's Office tweeted around 9:20 a.m. "we have victims at Lackland Air Force Base, scene still active."
The Associated Press reported at 9:30 a.m. that at least one person is dead and the shooter is still active.
Several law enforcement agencies are at the base, which is on lockdown and in southwestern Bexar County.
An email sent to mySA.com from a nearby resident said two siren announcements went off at around 8:45 a.m. warning that an active shooter was present near Building 134 on the base.
Calls to base officials were not immediately returned.
According to reports Allen Elementary School, Valley Hi Elementary School, Rayburn Middle School and Port San Antonio have all been placed on lock down.
Further details were not immediately available, but reporters and photographers are en route and this story will be updated.