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The San Antonio International Airport is currently on lockdown after an officer-involved shooting.
The incident occurred around 2 p.m. local time and, according to the San Antonio Police Department, there is no active threat to the public.
There is a confirmed officer-involved shooting at 9800 Airport Blvd. There is no active threat to the public. As a precaution, the Airport has been put on lock down. No other injuries are reported.
— San Antonio PD (@SATXPolice) April 15, 2021
According to those who were at the airport, the facility was evacuated and planes were reportedly held at gates.
Just had to evacuate from San Antonio airport bc of an active shooter inside. Heart is still racing, but glad to be safe for the moment.
Make sure you tell your loved ones that you love them. pic.twitter.com/3ULSp2yWkE
— Sanjay Kirpalani (@SanjayKirpalani) April 15, 2021
Police have indicated that the situation is contained.
It is unclear who or what was shot during the incident. Two people were injured while running away.