Wednesday, June 9, 2021
Wednesday, June 9, 2021

Shots fired at Penn State campus in western Pennsylvania
S

Your Content is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up to receive our biggest stories as soon as they’re published.

Get Your Content. Daily.

Be the first to know about the biggest stories as they break. Sign up for breaking news email alerts from Your Content.

MONACA, Pa. — Officials say shots have been fired near a dining hall at a Penn State satellite campus in western Pennsylvania, but officials added there “was no threat at this time.”

Penn State Beaver issued an alert just before 4 p.m. Wednesday that shots were fired, adding that the situation is contained. It asks students and faculty to avoid the Student Union building and food services area.

Another alert a few minutes later says police are on the scene.

They say the campus will be closed until further notice.

- Advertisement -

Monaca police say they don’t have any additional information but are at the scene.

No other details were immediately available.

- Advertisement -