At Least 20 Victims Reported Down Amid Active Shooting Incident in San Bernardino: Police

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At least 20 victims were reported down after a report of an active shooter in San Bernardino late Wednesday morning, according to a San Bernardino Police Department official.

San Bernardino Fire Department initially tweeted that they were responding to a report of a “20-victim shooting.”

The call came in around 11 a.m. in the 1300 block of South Waterman Avenue, at the Inland Regional Center, according to San Bernardino police Lt. Rich Lawhead.

Police confirmed via a tweet sent around 11:30 a.m. that there was an active shooter still in the area of Orange Show Road / Waterman Avenue near Park Center Circle.

There were possibly one to three shooters, the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department tweeted.

So, far around 20 casualties have been reported and "up to three" suspects are being hunted.
So, far around 20 casualties have been reported and “up to three” suspects are being hunted. Photo from ITV.com
So, far around 20 casualties have been reported and "up to three" suspects are being hunted.
So, far around 20 casualties have been reported and “up to three” suspects are being hunted. Photo from ITV.com

At least 20 victims have been reported down, but there might be more, according to Lawhead. He added the extent of their injuries was not immediately known.

The Sheriff’s Department warned people to avoid the area due to police activity.

A “hard closure” was in effect at Orange Show Road / Waterman Avenue and Park Center Circle in San Bernardino, the Sheriff’s Department tweeted.

A SWAT team is in the area.

Check back for updates on this developing story.

From KTLA5

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