The alert, issued early Friday on the school's website, calls for those on campus to take shelter in the nearest available room and lock their door if possible. Those on campus are advised to stay in place until police or a campus administrator known to them gives the all clear.
IU Bloomington Alert! A subject with a gun has been reported close to campus. Take safe shelter. Lock door. Call 911 with info. Follow offic— Indiana University (@IUBloomington) August 19, 2016
Update: Subject with handgun reported near campus at 12th St & Indiana Ave. Take safe shelter immediately, close and lock doors.— Indiana University (@IUBloomington) August 19, 2016
The alert also says those not on campus should stay away.
Update: Police are searching for armed individual last seen near campus at 12th Street & Indiana Ave. Continue to shelter in place.— Indiana University (@IUBloomington) August 19, 2016
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