BENTON COUNTY, Ky. (WZTV) - A school shooting has been reported by local media and on social media at Marshall County High School in Kentucky.
According to the Marshall County Tribune-Courier, there have been several reports of shots fired at the school. However, no law enforcement, fire or school agency is confirming the shooting.
FOX 17 News spoke with Kentucky State Police who confirm there was "an incident" that is no longer active.
Tragic shooting at Marshall County HS...Shooter is in custody, one confirmed fatality, multiple others wounded...Much yet unknown...Please do not speculate or spread hearsay...Let’s let the first responders do their job and be grateful that they are there to do it for us...— Matt Bevin (@MattBevin) January 23, 2018
Closely tracking reports of the tragedy in Benton, #Kentucky at Marshall County High School and my thoughts are with the students, teachers, faculty, and the entire community. Thank you to the first responders who continue to put themselves in harm's way to protect others.— Leader McConnell (@SenateMajLdr) January 23, 2018
FOX 17 News spoke with a business across the street that confirmed there were multiple agencies outside of the high school.
On social media, multiple students have posted concerns stating there was a shooting.