Belfast Telegraph

Thursday 25 December 2014

All-clear after hunt for gunman

Police received a report of a man with a gun at the University of Arizona campus in Tucson
Police received a report of a man with a gun at the University of Arizona campus in Tucson

Police have given the all-clear for an area of the University of Arizona campus that was searched following a report of a gunman.

The campus police department said officers found no indication of a shooter.

The department tweeted: "UAPD has cleared the Admin Bldg. No one was found, no injuries or signs of a shooting. The Stu Union IS OPEN."

Campus police spokesman Sgt Juan Alvarez said earlier that police received a 911 call about a man with a rifle at the administration building, and numerous officers responded.

Police searched for a few hours before declaring the area open.

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