One Dead Several Injured in UT Campus Stabbing

One Dead Several Injured in UT Campus Stabbing

UPDATE:  According to the University of Texas at Austin, all classes and events for Monday have been officially cancelled.  They stress there is no ongoing threat.

The suspect has been identified as 21-year-old Kendrex J. White.

According to our friends at KXAN, multiple people are receiving treatment after a stabbing on University of Texas at Austin campus Monday afternoon.  Austin-Travis County EMS confirm one person died and three others injured.  As of 2:10pm, Gregory Gym was evacuated and McCombs School of Business was on lockdown.  Austin Police say one person is in custody, but no additional information about this individual has been released.  The public is not in any immediate danger, however, officials are asking the public to avoid the area near 21st Street and Speedway.  Stay tuned to sister station 104.9 The Horn for updates as they become available.

Kristina Killingsworth

May 1st, 2017

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