Mark Hoppus on lockdown in El Paso hotel after reports of active shooter
UPDATE: August 3, 2019 @ 4:10 p.m.
Mark Hoppus has provided an update on their hotel lockdown.
Mark Hoppus appears to be locked down in his hotel in El Paso, Texas following reports of an active shooter. The blink-182 vocalist took to Twitter to live-tweet the incident.
You can view the tweets below.CNN
"we are locked down in our hotel in el paso. over the intercom system they just announced that there are reports of another active shooter directly across the street at a location different from the first shootings."
El Paso Police Sgt. Enrique Castillo stated during a press briefing that multiple people have been killed. At least 22 more have reportedly been transported to a nearby hospital with injuries ranging from severe to non-life threatening.
Police state they are searching multiple scenes where the shooting reportedly took place, but Castillo says there is no imminent threat to the community.
We'll continue to update this story as more information is released.
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