“We responded to an active shooter at Oxford High School in Oxford Township at 12:55PM today,” the office said, according to a tweet by Michigan State Police . “We have one suspected shooter in custody along with a handgun. We do not believe there are any other at this time.”
The sheriff’s office said it is doing a secondary sweep of the school to make sure no additional students have been shot.
The suspect has been identified as a 15-year-old student at the high school.
The sheriff’s office said it believes all students have been evacuated but is doing a secondary sweep.
Those who have been evacuated are being held at a nearby store.
The scene, located 45 miles north of Detroit, is still considered active, and residents are encouraged to stay away from the area.