UPDATE: Shooting under investigation in Olney

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UPDATE: Around seven Tuesday morning Young County dispatch received a call about shots fired at the “That Place” Cafe on West Main Street.

Young County Sheriff Travis Babcock said three Olney police officers were eating breakfast inside the cafe at the time of the shooting.

Babcock said the shots came from outside fo the cafe, but it’s unclear how.

No one was hurt and authorities are still looking for the shooter.

Babcock said the Department of Public Safety, Archer County Sheriff’s Office, Young County Sheriff’s Office and the Olney Police Department all had a quick response to the scene.

If you know anything about this shooting you are urged to call the Young County Sheriff’s Office at (940) 549-1555.

The shooting happened near Olney ISD campuses, but the school district didn’t cancel classes.

Superintendent Greg Roach said the Olney police chief told him to conduct the school day as usual.

According to the Olney Enterprise, there was a shooting at That Place Tuesday morning. 

Police are investigating at this time. 

No one was hurt.

There will be more information when it is released from the Young County Sheriffs and Olney Police department.

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