Honolulu, Hawaii 2021-06-06 19:05:00 –
Azusa, California >> One was detained after authorities investigated a shooting near the campus of a Christian university in Southern California today, officials said.
Azusa Pacific University said there was a “lively shooting incident” at around 1:20 pm near the campus in the San Gabriel Valley in northeastern Los Angeles.
Campus public security officials said on Twitter that the situation was “stable” around noon Hawaii time and the suspect was detained by Azusa police. The lockdown instruction has been released.
The university has sent warnings to people on campus to evacuate to their designated locations and stay indoors.
The university’s main campus in Azusa typically has more than 9,000 students studying. It was not immediately clear how many students and staff were on campus today.
According to a university alert, there were many police expatriates in response to emergencies, on campus or near campus.
Azusa police and a university spokeswoman did not immediately respond to the request for comment.
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