Austin-East Magnet Middle School

DEVELOPING: Multiple victims, including police officer, in Tennessee high school shooting

Multiple people, including a police officer, were shot on Monday at a high school in Tennessee, according to emerging reports.

The Knoxville Police Department said in a tweet that an investigation is underway following a reported shooting at Austin-East Magnet High School. Additional information regarding the incident was not made available.

WATE provided images showing a police presence in the area. Police have instructed the public to avoid the area.

In a follow-up tweet, the police department said parents could pick up their children at the baseball field behind Austin-East High School.

This is a developing story. Check back with CrimeOnline for updates as they are made available. 

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[Featured image: Knoxville Police Department]