Update Jan 7:

A gunman opened fire at a veterans' medical clinic in West Texas on Tuesday, killing one other person, officials said. The gunman was also killed.

The shooting at the Ft. Bliss VA clinic in El Paso occurred at 3:10 p.m. local time, said Maj. Gen. Stephen Twitty. One of the deceased was described as the shooter and other the victim. Further details were not made available by officials at a press conference at the post. The clinic will be closed Wednesday.

The FBI is investigating the case.


According to KTSM, employees inside of the William Beaumont Army Medical Center were placed on lockdown around 3 Tuesday afternoon after reports of a person shooting inside the building.



News Channel 9 Janice Wu