Update: The Palo Alto Police Department has tweeted that there is no active shooter and that the VA Palo Alto has cancelled their response.
Regarding reports of a supposed active shooter at the @VAPaloAlto in #PaloAlto: there is no active shooter and the V.A. Police Department has cancelled our response. Please contact them for any additional details they may have available for release. pic.twitter.com/iIuFtHA09X
— Palo Alto Police (@PaloAltoPolice) July 26, 2018
Earlier: A shelter in place text alert has been issued to employees at the Palo Alto Veterans Affairs hospital.
Law enforcement officers are responding to the scene, according to NBC Bay Area.
Employees at the VA Palo Alto have been ordered to shelter in place due to a report of an active shooter. I’m locked in the office and safe.
— Allan (@kuyaalb) July 26, 2018
No information has been released other than the initial active shooter report and that employees received the text alert stating, “this is not a drill.
This is a breaking story. We will update as more information becomes available.
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