BREAKING: Active Shooter Reportedly on University of Michigan Campus; UPDATE: Police Say 'No Active Threat'; UPDATE: False Alarm

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Posted: Mar 16, 2019 5:16 PM
BREAKING: Active Shooter Reportedly on University of Michigan Campus; UPDATE: Police Say 'No Active Threat'; UPDATE: False Alarm

UPDATE

Washtenaw County Sheriff's Department confirmed UM's statement.

The "active shooter" reporters appear to be a misunderstanding.

UPDATE

UM sent another campus alert. There appears to be no "active threat." They're encouraging people to stay away from Mason Hall as they continue to investigate.

UPDATE

UM is now saying the active shooter reports are unconfirmed.

Here's a current look at the scene, according to a local reporter:

ORIGINAL POST

The University of Michigan has sent out a text alert to students telling them that there is an active shooter on campus in Mason Hall. They have advised students to "run, hide, fight."

This is a breaking news story. We will update this post as more information comes in.