Gunman takes hostages at California veterans home

(CNN) There is an active shooter and a hostage situation at the Veterans Home of California in Yountville, the California Highway Patrol reports on Twitter.

Citing the Highway Patrol, CNN affiliates in Northern California report the gunman is holding three hostages at the veterans home in Napa Valley, north of San Francisco.

“CHP is working with Napa County Sheriff’s Office to establish a perimeter and clear buildings,” the Highway Patrol said on Twitter.

At a brief news conference, patrol spokesman Sgt. Robert Nacke said he knew of no injuries. He said a hotline will be set up for people to obtain information about relatives inside the home.

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