Texas school shooting live updates: Shooter bought 2 rifles days before shooting

Live updates on the school shooting in Uvalde, Texas.

5/25/2022 6:26:00 PM

'I didn't know he had weapons... if I would have known, I would have reported him.' Rolando Reyes spoke to ABC News’ mattgutmanABC about his grandson, the 18-year-old suspect in the shooting at Robb Elementary School that killed 21 people.

Live updates on the school shooting in Uvalde, Texas.

All patients treated at Uvalde Medical Center have been discharged. The hospital said it treated 15 individuals, 11 of whom were children. Three of those 11 children were transferred to other hospitals in San Antonio and eight were discharged home.Texas governor to hold press conference at 1:30 p.m. ET

Email this articleGunman's grandfather says he was unaware the suspect purchased weaponsEmail this articleReyes said there were no signs the morning of the shooting that anything unusual was going to happen. The suspect had a minor argument with his grandmother over the payment of a phone bill, but nothing significant.

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mattgutmanABC Did he say he just turn 16 yrs ? The reporter said 18 , he corrected him and say 16 , or I just miss understood mattgutmanABC Someone put this grand father in jail .. he had no idea what that boy was doing in his own house! No remorse for anything mattgutmanABC He looks like Richard ramirez 😱

mattgutmanABC I feel so sorry for the grandparents mattgutmanABC I only see one woman on stage with this group of men. Why is that? When was the last time you heard of a female gunning down innocent people? Women of Texas unite and fight for your children and love ones. Enough is enough. mattgutmanABC CoachKBaker41

mattgutmanABC WHY IS HE ON TV KKOBradio mattgutmanABC Sounds like Grandpa was completely hands off. Hard for one Grandparent to guide a troubled teen. mattgutmanABC Feel bad for grandpa. What the heck does the reporter THINK gramps thought? It knocked him on his ass. When you're in deep shock you think you'll wake up & it won't be real. I lost 4 loved ones in quick succession-was so shocked that I walked around in a daze for weeks.

mattgutmanABC Can you tell us why a civilian (much less someone with no personal assets to protect or threats to his life) should be allowed to own an assault rifle? NRA mattgutmanABC Why isn’t this man more devastated ?!!!!

Uvalde, Texas elementary school locked down amid report of active shooter on campusStudents at the school located about 97 miles west of San Antonio were directed to a nearby civic center to reunite them with parents. UPDATE: The reported active shooter has been taken into custody. Thought all the open carry of guns and swords stopped all that from happening. Sorry to hear that but Texas doesn't want gun control!

mattgutmanABC Funny reading thee 'Twitter Shrinks'! Diagnosing a situation on ONE interview. 🤓 mattgutmanABC This interview speaks volumes on what was going on. Apparently no one really aware of what was going on or the weapons purchased. mattgutmanABC Obviously family was not really involved in his life. They just accepted that he didn’t talk or go to school. He didn’t live with his mom because they had problems.. the grandfather has a record.. and the school didn’t pick up in anything last year..

mattgutmanABC Grandpa is a victim too, he has courage to accept interviews

LIVE: 14 students, teacher killed in shooting at Uvalde, Texas, elementary school, governor saysTwo people were dead and more than a dozen children hospitalized as multiple medical centers cared for people injured in a shooting at a Texas elementary school, hospital officials said Tuesday.

LIVE: 14 students, teacher killed in shooting at Uvalde, Texas, elementary school, governor saysAbbott says 14 children and one teacher were killed at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, about 85 miles west of San Antonio.

Texas school shooting live updates: 14 students, 1 teacher, gunman dead in UvaldeFourteen children and one teacher were killed in a shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on Tuesday, and the suspected gunman has died, Gov. Greg Abbott confirmed. Abbott expanded gun ownership laws and no one needs a license now.

Live updates: 14 students, 1 teacher killed after shooter opens fire at Texas elementary schoolGovernor Greg Abbott said the shooter is also dead, and is believed to have been killed by responding law enforcement officers. 💔 When guns and the 2nd right to have them have no other rules. Lawmakers must adapt to current times in society. Congress sees the problems, but politicians go where the money lays instead of fixing the real problems. Sad, and fucking beyond pathetic.

Death toll in Texas elementary school shooting rises; 18 children, 2 adults killed by shooter: LIVETEXAS SHOOTING UPDATE: The death toll in the shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, rose to 20, with at least 18 children and two adults killed, authorities said. 💔 My goodness, this is heartbreaking Our politicians are too beholden to the NRA to do a damn thing. Only country in the world where this is happening and everyone wrings their hands and asks what can be done. other countries looking pretty good right now