Harris County Sheriff's Office Adrian Garcia is holding a press conference at 11:00 a.m.
Garcia in regards to Lone Star College... "video was provided and helped us understand that we had one actor, and one actor alone"
Garcia suggests that Dylan Quick was using social forums to contemplate violence and "take these things seriously."
Lone Star College is open today.
LSC-CyFair President, Audre Levy: Lockdown began at 11:30.
Razor-like utility knife was the described weapon
Lone Star College update from 7:30 a.m.
The LSC-CyFair campus will reopen for regularly scheduled classes and activities this morning (Wednesday). Counselors will be available to talk with students and employees and will be visiting the classes of those students who were victims as well. LSC-CyFair President, Audre Levy, and counselors will also be holding debriefing sessions about the incident for faculty and students. We remain saddened by the events yesterday and understand if anyone is unable to attend classes today. Our thoughts and prayers go out to those injured and any witnesses as well as their families.
According to our latest reports, 7 injured students have been released from area hospitals and none remain in intensive care. Lone Star College campus police and administration continue to work with the Harris County Sherriff’s Office on the ongoing investigation of the incident at LSC-CyFair yesterday morning.
We are proud of the response to the incident by our campus police, faculty, staff and students. The campus evacuation was orderly and efficient and we thank our students and faculty for their calm cooperation during the emergency.
Lone Star College System surveillance video and eye-witness accounts confirm that there was only one suspect involved in the incident. This suspect was apprehended by LSCS police and is currently in the custody of the Harris County Sherriff’s Office. Initial charges have been filed.
The Harris County Sherriff’s Office and Lone Star College System police department are continuing their investigation of the incident and the HCSO will make appropriate statements regarding the investigation and the follow-up. We will issue additional advisories as new information becomes available.