March 18, 2023 Mary Scott 4587
The Sheriff’s Office of Muskingum University in New Concord, OH, is investigating reports of an alleged active shooter near the university. The incident has created panic among students and locals alike. The authorities have not yet confirmed any casualties, but the situation is still developing, and students are being advised to shelter in place.
Eyewitnesses report hearing gunshots and seeing law enforcement officers rushing toward the scene. The university has issued a statement on its website asking everyone to stay indoors until the situation is resolved. The authorities have not yet released any details about the suspected shooter or the motive behind the incident.
Muskingum University students asked to shelter in place after the reported shooting.
This is a developing story; we will update you with any new information as it becomes available. Stay tuned for the latest updates on this breaking news story.
LATEST: Muskingum University Shooting Suspect in Custody. There is still a heavy law enforcement presence in the New Concord Area as investigation continues.
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Police are investigating a report of a shooting near Muskingum University, the sheriff’s office said. https://t.co/LfnaMhhQd4
— WSYX ABC 6 (@wsyx6) March 17, 2023
A shooting at Muskingum University has led to one person in custody by the Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office. Sheriff reports one victim https://t.co/jrzesx81bP
— Dave Tinker, CFRE, FAFP he/him (@davethecfre) March 18, 2023