Deadly school shooting in Santa Clarita

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11:53 a.m. ET, November 14, 2019

L.A. Sheriff: Suspect believed to be a student at the school

From CNN's Shawn Nottingham

Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva says it is his understanding that the suspect in the incident at Saugus High School is a member of the student body.

12:06 p.m. ET, November 14, 2019

Former congresswoman who attended school: "It's your worst nightmare"

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Zach Gibson/Getty Images

Former California Rep. Katie Hill expressed her concerns over the shooting at Saugus High School.

Hill, who resigned less than two weeks ago, told CNN she attended the high school years ago and still lives in the community.

"It's your worst nightmare. Every single member of Congress is constantly in the back of their head as to whether something like that is going to happen in your home district because it's the worst thing that can happen," she said.

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11:48 a.m. ET, November 14, 2019

Police: "This is still a very active situation"

The L.A. County Sheriffs department just tweeted that "this is still a very active situation."

The police have asked residents around the high school to lock their doors and stay inside. The shooter is believed to still be at large.

A local hospital said they've received two victims who are in critical condition and are expecting three more.

11:45 a.m. ET, November 14, 2019

Here's a description of the shooting suspect

The L.A. County Sheriff's Department just tweeted that residents in the neighborhood around Saugus High School should stay inside their homes and lock their doors.

The shooting suspect is still believed to be at large. The police said, "If you see suspect, male dark clothing," call 911.

11:39 a.m. ET, November 14, 2019

Hospital says two patients are in critical condition

From CNN's Chuck Johnston

Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital says it has received two patients in critical condition, and three other patients are en route to the hospital now.

Henry Mayor Newhall Hospital is in Valencia, California.

11:33 a.m. ET, November 14, 2019

Here's where the shooting happened

Saugus High School is in Santa Clarita, California, which is about 30 miles northwest of Los Angeles.

Here's a look at where the campus is located:

11:34 a.m. ET, November 14, 2019

Residents in the area told to shelter in place

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department is asking all residents in the area to shelter in place.

The shooting suspect is still believed to be at large.

11:33 a.m. ET, November 14, 2019

L.A. County Sheriff sets up reunification point for students and parents

The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department just tweeted out a "reunification point" for parents.

They said it is at Central Park on Bouquet Canyon Road.

11:27 a.m. ET, November 14, 2019

ATF is responding to the reported shooting

The bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives just tweeted it is also responding to the school.