Texas mass shooting alerted

3 weeks ago

Law enforcement has arrested a suspect.

The Kerr County, Texas, Sheriff’s Office said local law enforcement, in cooperation with federal agencies, was able to prevent a mass shooting.

According to a press release issued, ” The Kerr County Sheriff’s Office Special Operations Division intercepted a report that Blevins was preparing for a mass shooting. In the report, Mr. Blevins made a specific threat, including to Walmart. In cooperation with the FBI, investigators with the Kerr County Sheriff’s Office confirmed Mr. Blevins’ ability to carry out his intended act and immediately proceeded to arrest him.”

County police, state police, the FBI and the U.S. Secret Service all participated in the arrest.

Texas mass shooting alerted

During the search of the 28-year-old suspect’s home, firearms, ammunition, digital evidence, concentrated tetrahydrocannabinol, and “radical ideology items including books, flags and handwritten documents” were seized.

According to law enforcement, because the suspect is currently on probation for another felony, he is prohibited from possessing firearms.

The suspect has been booked into the county jail. Bail is set at $250,000.