Police officers guard an entrance to the Beaumont Army Medical Center/El Paso VA campus during the search for a gunman Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2015
Victor Calzada—AP
By David Stout
January 7, 2015

Two people are dead and one injured after an unidentified gunman went on a shooting spree at a Veterans Affairs health clinic in El Paso, Texas, on Tuesday afternoon.

The gunman reportedly opened fire at the medical center around 3:10 pm local time. The shooter and one victim were later killed during the melee. However, officials have not confirmed whether responding officers killed the gunman, according to the Associated Press.

A doctor at the clinic was also injured during the incident, according to a local FOX affiliate.

The identities of the shooter and victims have not been released nor have authorities commented publicly about the possible motive behind the deadly attack.

[KFOX 14]

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