Report of school shooter at First Baptist Church Mansfield leads to heavy police presence

The Mansfield Police Department received a call around 11:30AM this morning about a possible “school shooter” located at a children’s learning center on the campus of the First Baptist Church of Mansfield facility, 1800 E. Broad Street.

It was reported that one of the school workers heard someone mention something about a school shooter on their walkie-talkie system.

Police officers responded promptly to the church and immediately entered the building to secure the students and faculty. After the occupants had been secured, police thoroughly searched the buildings and vehicles for any possible threats.

No shooter or threat was located.