UPDATE: Midland, Texas police say active shooter was shot, killed

ODESSA, Texas (AP) - UPDATE: According to the Midland, Texas Police Department Facebook page, it has been confirmed that the shooter was shot and killed at the Cinergy in Odessa. Midland Police confirmed that five people were killed and 21 were injured in a mass shooting that spanned between Midland and Odessa, Texas

There is no active shooter at this time. All agencies are investigating reports of possible suspects.
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Police say there are "multiple gunshot victims" in West Texas after reports of two suspects opening fire in the area of Midland and Odessa.

Police in Odessa, say one or possibly two suspects hijacked U.S. Postal Service the postal vehicle and was firing at random, hitting multiple people.

"At this time there are multiple gunshot victims," Odessa police said in a posting on Facebook.

The Midland, Texas, Police Department said Saturday that another suspect was believed to be driving a gold-colored vehicle and had a rifle.

The University of Texas Permian Basin campus has gone into lock-down.

The Texas Department of Public Safety has urged residents to avoid major highways in the area, including Interstate 20. Odessa is about 20 miles (32 kilometers) southwest of Midland. Both are more than 300 miles (483 kilometers) west of Dallas.

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