1 person in custody after active shooter situation at Dartmouth-Hitchcock

Courtesy WCAX

Courtesy WCAX

No details about the person were released by Lebanon police, who said the person was apprehended about 2:27 p.m.

There has been no confirmation of a shooting. The fusion center shares information between state, local and federal authorities.

The hospital, the state's largest, was locked down following reports of an active shooter, a spokesman said in an emailed message. There is now no confirmation that any shots were fired during the incident, though employees were told to either evacuate or shelter in place.

New Hampshire: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Centre was put under lockdown on Tuesday after reports of an active shooter.

A suspect is in custody after reports of an active shooter sent a hospital in western New Hampshire into lockdown and partial evacuation.

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Sources tell NBC Boston one person was shot at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon just before 1:30 p.m.

The hospital issued a "code silver" alert to employees, which alerts the possibility of somebody being violent with a weapon.

According to a tweet from hospital officials at Dartmouth-Hitchcock, police are now on site.

Lebanon police said they are still securing the area to make sure there are no further hazards at the scene.

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