(MSNBC) A gunman opened fire Monday morning at a small Christian university in Oakland, Calif., killing seven people and wounding three, according to the City of Oakland. Earlier reports said five had been killed.
“10 people were injured during this morning’s shooting, 7 of which are fatalities,” Cynthia Perkins, a public safety official, said in a statement.
The Oakland Police Department said a possible suspect was in custody. “No imminent public safety threat appears to exist in immediate area,” the department said on its twitter account.