Channel 2 Action News has confirmed that one person is in custody after shots were fired at a DeKalb County elementary school.

The DeKalb County schoolboard chairman said a there was an active shooter at Ronald E. McNair Discovery Learning Academy.

Chairman Melvin Johnson said there have been reports of shots fired. There are no reports of injuries.

News Chopper 2 footage showed children running from the school building.

The charter school is located on 2nd Avenue in Decatur.

Someone in the school office called Channel 2 Action News to report that there was a shooter in the school. The person told a Channel 2 assignment desk editor that the gunman asked to call WSB-TV. Shots could be heard over the call.

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