Our thoughts and prayers for the victims and those injured. Our community has been 'rocked' today here in Midland and Odessa.

Our news partner Newswest  9 has reported that five people are dead and 21 injured after a shooting that spanned multiple locations in Midland and Odessa. A single suspect is also dead, and Odessa police believe the threat has been contained.

Initial reports initially included two suspects, however at a press conference Saturday evening, Odessa Police Chief Michael Gerke said they had not confirmed a second suspect and have confirmed only one.

The shooter was believed to have been shot at Cinergy Entertainment in Odessa.

The Music City Mall was closed down and will re-open at Noon tomorrow.

Please follow our news partner for continuing coverage HERE. 

Please join us in prayer for all involved.

News West 9