Cable Networks Turn to Atlanta After Reported School Shooting

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By Merrill Knox

The cable news networks turned to some breaking news Atlanta area this afternoon after reports of gunfire at Ronald E. McNair Discovery Learning Academy, a charter elementary school in DeKalb County.

CNN was the first network to report the news at 1:32pmET. Fox News followed at 1:40pmET, and MSNBC reported the news at 1:48pmET. All three networks dipped into coverage from their respective affiliates: CNN from CBS/CNN affiliate WGCL, Fox from Fox O&O WAGA and MSNBC from NBC affiliate WXIA.

Police reportedly have a suspect in custody. All three networks are reporting that there were no injuries in the incident.