Active Shooter Situation at Fort Hood
(Austin) — Authorities have reported that there is an ongoing, active shooter situation at Fort Hood. Texas State Senator Leticia Van de Putte, Chair of the Senate Veteran Affairs & Military Installations Committee, issued the following statement:
"I have been informed by my staff of the dangerous and ongoing active shooter situation at Fort Hood. I will stay in constant contact with military and law enforcement officials to monitor the situation. I am grateful to the brave military and civilian police forces working to locate and apprehend the shooter, and my thoughts and prayers are with our military families who may have been affected by this incident."