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.
The LA Times is reporting three victims:
President Obama is in town today for a fundraiser:
But he is several blocks away from the college:
More on the shooting suspect via NBC LA:
The Corsair, Santa Monica College’s newspaper, is tweeting photos from the scene:
More eyewitness accounts:
Purported photo of the suspect:
Three victims are reportedly being treated:
Research analyst Daniel Berumen says he saw an officer down:
There may be a second shooting suspect:
A second person has been taken into police custody:
The man being taken into custody in the video acknowledges that he is a student at the college.
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.