Breaking News!!: Roseburg, OR: Deadly shooting at Umpqua Community College.
At least 13 people are dead, 20 people wounded, and the shooter killed after a deadly shooting at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon.
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The deadly shooting happened at around 10:30am PT on Thursday, October 1st, 2015.
According to Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum, 13 people were killed and 20 people have been wounded, but those numbers may be updated later as the situation is still developing.
Several people were taken to the Mercy Medical Center in Roseburg, Oregon.
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According to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office John Hanlin, the shooter fired at law enforcement officers and was killed, and there is no longer a threat on the campus.
Witnesses say the shooter came in and asked people to “state your religion” and there’s reports that an online posting warning students not to go to school today was posted to social media.
United States of America President Barack Obama has been briefed on the situation.
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