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1 Arrested In Stabbing At Lone Star Community College In Houston Area

1:18 PM, Apr 9, 2013   |    comments
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CYPRESS, TX (CBS NEWS) -- A sheriff's official says one person has been arrested after 11 people were wounded in a stabbing attack at a Houston-area community college campus. 

Harris County authorities tellCBS Houston affiliate KHOU they fear there could be more victims in the Tuesday attack on the Lone Star community college system's campus in Cyprus. 

At least four was loaded into a medical helicopter and the campus is in lock down. Authorities did not provide further information on the victims or whether they were students or school staff. Alan Bernstein of the Harris County Sheriff's Office told The Associated Press authorities have one suspect in custody. 

Lone Star posted an alert on its website just before 12 p.m. warning students of two armed suspects and saying one person remains at large. The alert warned people to seek shelter in a secure location. A different Lone Star system campus was the site of a January shooting. Two people were wounded, and a 22-year-old man was charged with aggravated assault.

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