UPDATE (3:51 PM EDT): Police say there is no active shooter.
UPDATE (3:47 PM EDT): This may be a false alarm.
Clear up rumors- NO active shooting at USC- someone thought they heard gunfire and called police. So far, all clear and campus is safe.— Tara Finestone (@tarawallis) October 2, 2017
There are reports of an active shooter on the University of Southern California's campus. The school is on lockdown and police are responding.
BREAKING: Active shooter reported on USC campus. Police responding and buildings on lockdown.— Bill Melugin (@BillFOXLA) October 2, 2017
According to an alert from the school, shots were reported but not confirmed. Students were advised to shelter in place.
Police Activity at 610 Childs Way, Fertitta Hall on UPC Campus. Police searching Fertitta Hall. Shots reported but https://t.co/823AnCdsJS— USC (@USC) October 2, 2017
...not confirmed. Shelter in place. (end)— USC (@USC) October 2, 2017
This post will be updated when and if more information is available.