At least two students are being treated for injuries after a shooting at Berrendo Middle School, according to a hospital spokesperson.
The Eastern New Mexico Medical Center spokesperson said the students were injured during the shooting. No further details could be released. The school remains on lockdown after the shooting on Tuesday morning.
New Mexico State Police officials said local authorities were dispatched to the school just after 8 a.m. on reports of the shooting. According to the Roswell Police Department Facebook page, the shooter has been apprehended.
Parents are asked to not go to the school due to the lockdown. Students are being bused to the Roswell Mall for pickup, according to the Roswell Independent School District superintendent.
"It was scary, it was freaky," Kathy Sigala told KOB Eyewitness News 4's reporter at the scene. "I didn't understand. I got a call from where I work and I was at home. I just got in my car and my daughter came with the other kids... And I just came here and we heard from police…