Authorities searching for active shooter between Midland and Odessa, 20 people injured

Authorities searching for active shooter between Midland and Odessa, 20 people injured”

Media outlets in the Midland-Odessa region report that as many as two shooters in two separate incidents may ave shot as many as 20 people.

The Odessa Police Department said in a 4:20 p.m. Facebook post that there are multiple gunshot victims.

Police are urging people to stay indoors and away from these areas. Midland Mayor Jerry Morales says at least 2 dead and up to 20 injured in his city.

The White House said Donald Trump had been briefed.

The shooting was first reported at a Home Depot in Odessa.

Odessa and Midland police and sheriff’s deputies surround the area behind Cinergy cinema in Odessa Texas
Odessa and Midland police and sheriff’s deputies surround the area behind Cinergy cinema in Odessa Texas

The shooters randomly targeted motorists on the highway, according to Odessa police. "We will update will more information as soon as possible", Midland, Texas police wrote on Facebook.

Sanchez said the a person in the gold Toyota is driving around shopping centers and shooting people from his vehicle.

Police in Odessa said a USA mail carrier truck was hijacked. The mail truck was last seen in Odessa, Texas, near 38th and Walnut Streets. "All law enforcement is now searching for the suspect and more information will be released as soon as it becomes available", the Odessa Police Department wrote on Facebook.

The University of Texas Permian Basin campus has gone into lock-down.

This story is developing.

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