1 in custody in connection to reports of shooter at hospital

LEBANON, N.H. (AP) — A person has been taken into custody in connection to reports of an active shooter at New Hampshire’s largest hospital.

The city of Lebanon wrote on its website that someone was taken into police custody before 3 p.m. Tuesday after reports of an active shooter at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center.

There has been no confirmation of a shooting.

The hospital is locked down and local and state police are on site.

WCAX-TV reports an employee said all workers received an email from the hospital about a “code silver,” telling them to get out if possible and otherwise to shelter in place. “Code silver” indicates that a violent situation is unfolding.

The state attorney general’s office is investigating

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