Santa Monica College is currently on lockdown following reported gunfire:

On-scene tweets from a Santa Monica College research analyst:

The suspect is reportedly down:

The number of victims is unknown.

We will continue to monitor the situation and update with further developments.

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Update:

The LA Times is reporting three victims:

President Obama is in town today for a fundraiser:

https://twitter.com/jbwworld/status/343089649880817664

But he is several blocks away from the college:

More on the shooting suspect via NBC LA:

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Update:

The Corsair, Santa Monica College’s newspaper, is tweeting photos from the scene:

More eyewitness accounts:

Purported photo of the suspect:

https://twitter.com/oliverdarcy/status/343099474857570305

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Update:

Three victims are reportedly being treated:

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Update:

Research analyst Daniel Berumen says he saw an officer down:

https://twitter.com/DJBerumen/status/343101333072666624

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Update:

There may be a second shooting suspect:

A second person has been taken into police custody:

https://twitter.com/KFINEWS/status/343110477695549441

https://twitter.com/KFINEWS/status/343115711582965760

The man being taken into custody in the video acknowledges that he is a student at the college.

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Update:

Just awful.

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Update, 7:30 p.m.:

Police now say that as many as six people, not including the suspect, were shot and killed today in incidents around Santa Monica College.

Here’s a bit of a gruesome tally and a neighborhood map showing the path of the shooter. The two bodies at Yorkshire were recovered from a burning home. It appears the shooting spree started there, moved through town following a carjacking, and ended at that Santa Monica College campus.

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Update: Just before midnight, police reported that the death count had been revised down by one, leaving the total number of casualties at five, including the shooter.