2 shot at Birmingham hospital, suspect dead: Police

PHOTO: Police respond to a report of an active shooter at UAB Highlands Hospital in Birmingham Ala., on March 14, 2018.PlayABC 33/40
WATCH 2 shot at Birmingham hospital, suspect dead: Police

Two people were shot at a hospital in Birmingham, Alabama, this evening, police said.

Police responded to a call of a reported shooting at UAB Highlands Hospital, Birmingham police Lt. Pete Williston said in a press conference. They located the two victims and then proceeded to search the hospital.

PHOTO: Police respond to a report of an active shooter at UAB Highlands Hospital in Birmingham Ala., on March 14, 2018.ABC 33/40
Police respond to a report of an active shooter at UAB Highlands Hospital in Birmingham Ala., on March 14, 2018.

The suspect was found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, Williston said.

There is no additional threat to the public, police said.

PHOTO: Police respond to a report of an active shooter at UAB Highlands Hospital in Birmingham Ala., on March 14, 2018.ABC 33/40
Police respond to a report of an active shooter at UAB Highlands Hospital in Birmingham Ala., on March 14, 2018.

The victims were listed as being in critical condition.

Further details were not immediately available.

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