Crime Alert: Off Campus Shooting

Posted on 10/13/2016 11:46:01 AM

Date of Incident

2016-10-08

Location

Carriage House Complex, Near Campus

Suspect Description

At this time, we do not have suspect or threat information to share. We will provide updates if more information becomes known.

Incident Detail

IUP Department of Public Safety is aware of a shooting on Saturday, Oct. 8 around 11:00 p.m. at the Carriage House complex near campus. The injured person is not a student. We urge students, faculty and staff to practice personal safety awareness at all times. Violent and dangerous situations can develop rapidly, particularly at parties or large gatherings. If you are present in a situation where tension between individuals or groups is present or developing and you suspect violence could happen, move to safety as quickly as possible and call the police or 911 immediately. [This information was e-mailed to all students and employees at 10:16 a.m. on October 9, 2016.]

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call the Indiana Borough Police at 724-349-2121 or the IUP Police Department at 724-357-2141. Reports can be confidential.