The Levelland Police Department has released a statement saying there is no active shooter in Levelland and there is no immediate threat to citizens following a call Thursday morning.
Officers responded to the area of the 500 block of S. College Avenue Thursday morning following reports of a suspect with a black ski mask walking with a gun near United Supermarkets.
Levelland police and Hockley County Sheriff’s Deputies patrolled the area and stopped a vehicle matching the description provided to dispatch by the caller and a subject was detained for questioning. At this time, police say there has not been an arrest and say there is no immediate threat to citizens. The incident is still being investigated by police.
We will update this story as more information is made available.