Campus police confirm shooting at Purdue University’s Electrical Engineering Building

21 Jan


WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Police have a person in custody following a shooting at Purdue University in western Indiana.

Campus officials said the shooting was in the school’s Electrical Engineering building.

Police have cleared the engineering building, but are continuing to search the area.

The university is on lockdown and has alerted students to stay in a secure shelter until further notice.

Television footage from the scene shows a fire truck and several law enforcement vehicles around the building.

There has been no word on any injuries.

WCPO’s sister station, RTV6 in Indianapolis, is live streaming coverage of the shooting:


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Posted by on January 21, 2014 in Uncategorized



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