Russian authorities on Monday responded to a mass taking footage all through the metropolis of Perm, leading to at least 5 deaths and 6 accidents, the Associated Press reported, citing the nation’s Investigative Committee.

The suspect has been detained after the incident at Perm State University, in accordance with officers. The state Tass data agency cited an unnamed present all through the regulation enforcement as saying that some college faculty college students jumped out of the home house home windows of a creating. 

The perpetrator– who was acknowledged as a pupil in reports– used a non-lethal gun, in accordance with the Perm State University press service. Students and employees of the school locked themselves in rooms, and the school urged those that might depart the campus to take movement.

The college is positioned about 800 miles east of Moscow, Reuters reported.

The Associated Press contributed to this report