FBI negotiators ‘have contact’ with gunman at Texas synagogue, says local cop

The FBI has gotten involved in the hostage situation at the synagogue in Colleyville, a police sergeant in the Texas city tells CNN.

“The FBI negotiators are the ones who have contact with the person in the building,” Sgt. Dara Nelson is quoted as saying.

She adds that there is currently “no threat to the general public” and says the Texas Department of Public Safety is also involved.

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