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4 people injured in shooting at Mansfield ISD's Timberview High School

Timberview High School Parent Teacher Assoc. Facebook Page.
Mansfield ISD has set up a reunification point for parents and students at the Center for Performing Arts located at 1110 W. Debbie Ln.

Several local police forces are working together with federal agents to uncover the details behind a shooting Wednesday morning at Timberview High School.

Arlington police say four people were injured in the shooting that took place on school building's 2nd floor. Three people were transported to are hospitals.

Arlington police have identified 18-year-old student Timothy George Simpkins as a person of interest based on a tip from a 911 call. He is reported to be driving a 2018 silver Dodge Charger with the license plate PFY6260.

A Mansfield ISD employee told KERA the building has been cleared and no visitors are being permitted on campus.

The school district has set up a parent reunification point at the Center for Performing Arts at 1110 W. Debbie Ln. As students are released they will be bussed to that location.

This is a breaking story and will be updated.

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Domini Davis
Bret Jaspers is a reporter for KERA. His stories have aired nationally on the BBC, NPR’s newsmagazines, and APM’s Marketplace. He collaborated on the series Cash Flows, which won a 2020 Sigma Delta Chi award for Radio Investigative Reporting. He's a member of Actors' Equity, the professional stage actors union.