The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is helping local police investigate today’s shooting at Robb Elementary in Uvalde, TX.
“Special agents from our Houston Field Division have responded to assist the Uvalde Police Department (UPD) in their investigation,” ATF spokesman Erik Longnecker told CNN via email. this afternoon. He declined to give more information about the incident.
An FBI spokesperson said the agency was also at the scene.
“At this time, it is too early to determine the extent of our involvement; however, rest assured the FBI is on the scene,” said FBI Special Agent Carmen Portillo of the bureau’s San Antonio division.