Police seek gunman north of Indiana State University campus

Reuters News
Posted: Oct 23, 2015 12:12 PM

(Reuters) - Police were searching on Friday for a gunman north of the Indiana State University campus near two of the school's residence halls, a campus alert said.

The gunman is described as a thin, black male with long dreadlocks, wearing black basketball shorts and carrying a red or black backpack, the alert said.

The campus is in Terre Haute, Indiana, about an hour's drive southwest of Indianapolis.

(Reporting by Suzannah Gonzales; Editing by Fiona Ortiz and Susan Heavey)