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Officials: 6 dead in Christian school shooting

An Oakland police officer approaches the entrance to Oikos University in Oakland, Calif., Monday, April 2, 2012. A suspect was detained Monday in a shooting attack at a California Christian university that sources said has left at least five people dead.
An Oakland police officer approaches the entrance to Oikos University in Oakland, Calif., Monday, April 2, 2012. A suspect was detained Monday in a shooting attack at a California Christian university that sources said has left at least five people dead.
Noah Berger, Associated Press

OAKLAND, Calif. — Officials say six people are dead and three are wounded after a shooting attack at a California Christian university.

Oakland City Council President Larry Reid says he was told by the police chief that the death count had risen to six.

The shooting erupted midmorning at Oikos University.

Police say a suspect has been detained, but they have not released any other details about the person.