1 Person Dead, Multiple People Stabbed at University of Texas at Austin, Suspect In Custody

One person is dead and multiple people have been stabbed after an incident Monday at the University of Texas campus in Austin, according to campus police and Austin authorities. 

A suspect is in custody, the university said via social media.

Campus police said via Twitter that a suspect has been apprehended for stabbing two people and assaulting a third. Campus police also confirmed that one of the stabbing victims died from their wounds.

The incident took place at 1:46 p.m. local time, Austin-Travis County EMS said.

There is no threat to the campus community, the university said.

Source: USA Today |