University of North Florida police investigating ‘possible armed individual'

University of North Florida police investigating ‘possible armed individual'

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — UPDATE (6:30 PM) University officials confirmed there was "no credible threat" for the campus.

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UPDATE: University of North Florida officials confirmed there was "no credible threat" after reports of an armed person on campus. WHAT WE KNOW >> <http://bit.ly/2Gm7HOQ>

Posted by FOX13 Memphis on Monday, February 11, 2019

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"UPD is responding to a possible armed individual in garage building #38. Leave the area if safe to do so. Find a safe area and shelter in place.

"Officers have blocked Building #38 until further notice. Do not attempt to enter or leave garage #38 next to the arena."

University officials said a person called the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office saying they saw one person with a gun in the garage.

Classes have been canceled for the rest of the day.