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A university professor has been named as having been killed in "murder-suicide" at the University of California campus in America.
Two adult males died in the shooting which led to a full campus lockdown.
Now, one of dead has been named as William Klug, a professor of mechanical engineering, who was gunned down in an engineering building office.
Colleagues of the 39-year-old told The Associated Press he was a married father-of-two and a "kind, gentle person".
UCLA biology and chemistry Professor Charles Knobler said those who knew Klug are were shock.
He described the professor as "a very lively, lovable, likable guy".
The University of California's campus has reopened after two people died in a shooting.
The campus lockdown has now ended, but classes are cancelled for the day.
The deaths in the apparent murder-suicide are believed to be two adult males according to the university's press office.
The shooting took place in a small office in an engineering building.
Los Angeles Police Chief says that the shooting at the university campus was a murder-suicide and that the campus is now safe.
A homicide and a suicide occurred. It appears to be entirely contained.
Police have found a suicide note and a handgun, NBC Los Angeles have reported.
Update: Schools continue to remain on lockdown. LASPD on site assisting administrators. Students & staff are safe. Updates to come shortly.
Police say one of the victims of the University of California gunman could be the shooter themself.
UCLA Police Chief James Herren said: "It is certainly possible that one of the victims is a shooter".
BruinAlert: Lock down continues. Do not go outside unless instructed by UCPD! Do not come to campus. If outside go indoors and lock down.
Police are still searching for the gunman who is believed to have shot dead two people at the University of California.
The campus remains on lockdown.
BruinAlert: Shooting at Engineering 4. Go to secure location and deny entry (lockdown) now!
Students and staff at the University of California have been ordered to "go to secure locations and deny entry", in a tweet put out by university officials.
Los Angeles Police Department have confirmed two deaths in the shooting.
The campus remains on lockdown.
Police confirm 2 dead in shooting at UCLA. Police are sweeping Engineering IV building for a possible shooter. Watch for updates.
The shooting takes place a week before final exams.
Boelter Hall is near the center of a campus that occupies 419 acres in a bustling part of Los Angeles.
The two victims in the University of California shooting are believed to have been killed, according to NBC reports.
Bahjat Alirani who studies bioengineering at the university posted the following on Twitter: "Police yelling at everyone in Boelter to evacuate immediately."
I was in Boelter and I just see police spread around in the building yelling at everyone to run. #UCLA
"I was in Boelter and I just see police spread around in the building yelling at everyone to run."
The university has more than 43,000 enrolled students, according to its website.