Details are being withheld with they are confirmed but watch the stream!!!
UPDATE People are being moved into secure parts of the building for concern over possible explosives
Person was apparently shot outside, a police officer. Two suspects were shot. The suspects may have had explosives on them
No one has said who did the shooting outside the building yet but lets ask Vana White what the name might be…
Here is the building from the outside where the shooting took place. The people at the event still appear to be in the secure location of the building as of 8:27 ET
Tweet from Robert Spencer:
Two men with rifles and backpacks attacked police outside our free speech event – both were shot
BREAKING: businesses are being evacuated around the Culwell Center. 2ppl shot. Vehicle being searched outside
UPDATE VIA BREITBART
Officer and Two Suspects Down in Gunfight at Islamic Cartoon Contest in Texas, Possible Explosives Found
#BREAKING Hearing the two suspects had AK-47s. This is NOT confirmed.
GARLAND, Texas — Armed police officers rushed in to the Mohammed Art Exhibit and Contest and quickly removed Pamela Geller and whisked her away to safety after a gunfight erupted..
9:16 PM ET OK if anyone i still watching the United West video feed everyone is leaving the lock down area now
9:47 PM ET
Updates from https://www.facebook.com/RowlettSachseScanner?fref=ts :
“Two subjects opened fire on a Garland Police officer. The two subjects who shot at the officer have been killed. The Muhammad Art Exhibit was going on at the time.
There are multiple reports that two explosives have been placed in the area of Curtis Caldwell Center. Businesses in the area have been evacuated. FBI Bomb Squad, Garland SWAT, and Rowlett SWAT are on location.”
“A law enforcement source confirms to me that two Middle Eastern men opened fire with semi-automatic weapons. At least one of the suspects had a hand grenade.”