- Update: No guns were used, it was a person with a butcher knife.
- Firefighters say at least seven people have been transported after the active shooter was reported on campus, NBC reports. A report by the Associated Press says two of the people transported are in stable condition. There are no details on the other five victims.
An alert was issued for an active shooter on Ohio State University’s Campus, Monday morning. Ohio State University Police sent the alert at about 9:56am.
The alert said, “Buckeye Alert: Active Shooter on campus. Run Hide Fight. Watts Hall. 19th and College.”
A following alert told students to “continue to shelter in place. Wait for Police officers directions. Please contact Police / 9-1-1 only if you have information.”
- Update 3: The FBI is now on the scene of the incident:
- Update 2: The Columbus Fire Department adds that seven have been taken to hospitals from Ohio State University. AP adds that 2 are stable, but there are no details on the other 5.