INDIANAPOLIS - Officials at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis issued an all clear after there were reports of an armed person on the campus late Friday night after a nearby armed robbery.
The robbery happened around the Riley Hospital for Children property, which is just to the north of the campus.
IUPUI first sent an alert and tweeted around 11:45 p.m. about the situation.
IUPUI Alert! Armed person is at large on the IUPUI campus. Take safe shelter. Lock door. Follow instructions from authorities.— IUPUI (@IUPUI) June 7, 2014
IUPUI alert: A person reported being robbed at gunpoint on Riley Hospital Dr near Simon Family Tower around 11pm. Victim was not hurt.— IUPUI (@IUPUI) June 7, 2014
Officials issued an all clear just before 1:30 a.m. Saturday.
IUPUI Alert! All Clear is issued regarding the armed individual on campus. Sheltering in place is no longer required.— IUPUI (@IUPUI) June 7, 2014
Few other details were released.
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