University of Texas at Austin

Police: 2 dead in suspected murder-suicide at Texas college

Two people died Wednesday in an apparent murder-suicide at a Texas community college, prompting an active-shooter alert that instructed students and employees to barricade themselves in rooms. It was the second deadly attack on a Texas campus this week.

Irving police spokesman James McLellan said it doesn't appear anyone else was hurt in the shooting at North Lake College, a two-year public school in suburban Dallas. The college said classes will not resume until Friday.

Irving police said on Twitter : "There appears to be no continuing threat but police will continue to search to make the campus safe."

A math tutor at the college, Nasrin Nanbakhsh, said she...

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