UPDATE: One person injured, two MHS students in custody following shooting at Mesquite bank
Officials have released additional information regarding the shooting incident this afternoon in downtown Mesquite.
At around 2pm, Mesquite PD Officers responded to the Wells Fargo bank located at 120 W Main Street regarding a shooting. One person was shot and transported to the hospital in stable condition.
A witnesses reported seeing two males run from the scene to Mesquite High School, located just east of the crime scene. The two subjects were spotted on surveillance entering the school. Upon learning of their presence, officials placed the school into lockdown. Officers responded and quickly apprehended the two subjects. Both have been identified as students of the school.
No weapons were recovered from the school. This is an ongoing investigation.