At least 2 injured, 'shooter down' after shooting at New Mexico school

Cheryl Sanders
December 7, 2017

Sheriff's officials say they're responding to a shooting at Aztec High School in Aztec, New Mexico, reports CBS affiliate KRQE.

The San Juan County Sheriff's Office told local media about the shooting at Aztec High School in Aztec, N.M., about 180 miles north of Albuquerque.

KRQE reported the suspect was in custody. Bloomfield Police Department shared the following message on Facebook a short while ago.

The shooting happened early Thursday at Aztec High School, a school with about 1,000 students near the Colorado border. "Parents are advised to please stay away from all of the schools until further notice".

San Juan County Sheriffs confirm other schools in the area are on lockdown. Parents are able to pick up their children at 516 and Mesa Verde, after they are checked in and accounted for.

This story is developing.

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