We have received information that there is a possible active shooter near Valley View Elementary and Springfield Middle School.

Both schools and roads in the area are closed are currently closed.  This statement was just posted on the Battle Creek Public Schools website,

Springfield police have made us aware of an active shooter situation in the area.  For the safety of our students and staff, Springfield Middle School and Valley View Elementary school will be closed today, April 12, 2018.  Additionally, due to roads being blocked, transportation to other buildings from the Springfield area will not be available.

According to WWMT,

Our sister station WBCK has a reporter on the scene.  Click here for more info and photos.

We'll keep you up to date as more information becomes available.