Active Shooter Alert Prompts Lockdown At Mississippi State
The university issued the alert at about 10:20 a.m. Wednesday. There were no reports of injuries or shots fired.By Matt Moreno | August 27, 2015
Students and staff at Mississippi State University are safe after reports of an active shooter on campus Thursday morning.
The school's emergency alert information service sent out a message around 10:20 a.m. Starkville time saying: "Active shooter reported at Carpenter hall. Last seen in vicinity of Lee hall. Seek Safety immediately."
The school was placed on lockdown. Many shared tweets showing students and campus personnel huddled behind locked doors around campus.