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Authorities said they believe the shooting began with a fight and they are still looking for the suspect, Timothy George Simpkins, who left the scene.

Posted: Oct 6, 2021 10:57 AM
Updated: Oct 6, 2021 11:45 AM

NBC NEWS - Multiple people were wounded Wednesday morning in a shooting at Timberview High School in Arlington, Texas, according to local media.

Several law enforcement agencies, including Arlington and Mansfield police, responded to the school. NBC Dallas-Fort Worth reported that there are multiple victims and ambulances were seen leaving the school.

"We are on scene at a shooting at Timberview High School. We are doing a methodical search," the Arlington Police Department tweeted. "We will be announcing a parent staging location soon once the location is identified"

Timberview High School is a part of the Mansfield Independent School District.

This is a breaking story; check back for updates.

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