Multiple people stabbed at University of Texas in Austin -police

Reuters News
Posted: May 01, 2017 3:28 PM

(Reuters) - Multiple people were stabbed at the University of Texas in Austin on Monday, and a suspect was in custody, the Austin Police Department said on Twitter.

One person was killed in the incident near a gym on campus, local media reported.

The university has advised students to avoid the area where the stabbings took place.

(Reporting by Jon Herskovitz; Editing by Jeffrey Benkoe)