FIRST ON CBS7: MCH employee taken into custody after threatening self-harm and to harm others

ODESSA, Tx. (KOSA) -- A Medical Center Hospital employee is in custody after they reportedly threatened to harm themselves and others on Thursday.

According to MCH, the incident happened just after 12 p.m.

The Ector County Hospital District Police Department responded to the hospital and took the employee into custody without incident.

The hospital did not go into a lockdown.