No injuries reported after shots fired on K-State campus
QUICKLY SPREAD AFTERGUNSHOTS WERE FIREDAT THE KANSAS STATEUNIVERSITY CAMPUS.NO ONE WAS INJURED.K-STATE POLICE AREWORKING WITH RILEYCOUNTY POLICE TO FINDTHE SUSPECTS.THEY BELIEVE SOMEINDIVIDUALS GOT INTO AFIGHT -- LEADING TO THEGUNFIRE.41 ACTION NEWSREPORTER STEVEN DIALTALKED WITH STUDENTS --AFTER THEY HEARD THEALERT.UNTIL IT WAS DISCOVEREDTHE SHOOTING ONKANSAS STATE'S CAMPUSWAS A POSSIBLE ACT OFROAD RAGE.MANY HELD THEIR BREATHSAYING - NOT AGAIN.Hannah Williams /SeniorI am from Colorado Springs,so that is home to me.Obviously Columbine is onethe first major schoolshootings in our time.WITH THE COLORADOSCHOOL SHOOTING THATLEFT ONE DEAD ANDOTHERS INJURED FRESHON THE MINDS OF MANY -STUDENTS FEARED THEWORST THURSDAY ATKANSAS STATE.Sam Young/Grad StudentKansas StateMy first reaction was crap,disbelief, I live in the area bythere, like half a block away.
Iguess it was more relief whenI got the email laying outeverything.THE UNIVERSITY SENT ANALERT SAYING SHOTSWERE FIRED AT THEFOUNDATION BUILDING.ONE STUDENT SENDINGTHIS TWEET SAYING -MY LAST CLASS EVER ATK-STATE REALLY ENDEDWITH US BEING ONLOCKDOWN BECAUSESHOTS FIRED.Brad Galka /Grad StudentWhen you hear of things thatare a lot more tragic going onyour mind jumps to hopefullythis is not that sort of thingand what would happen if itdid.HOURS AFTER THESHOOTING THE VICTIMBROUGHT THEIR CAR TOTHE RILEY COUNTYPOLICE DEPARTMENT.TWO BULLET HOLES WEREIN THE WINDSHIELD.Hannah WilliamsI am thankful they let us knowwhat was happening.
We hadno idea what was going onand it made it seem like it wasgoing to be this whole badthing that would make nationalnews but thankfully its not.A UNIVERSITYSPOKESPERSON SAID onlypart of the CAMPUS WAS ONLOCKDOWN DURING THEINCIDENT.REPORTING, STEVEN DIAL41 ACTION NEWS.K-STATE'S TEXT ALERTPROGRAM INCLUDES TEXTMESSAGES -- AUTOMATEDPHONE CALLS -- ANDEMAILS.IT'S BEEN IN PLACE FORABOUT A DECADE.K-STATE WILL ONLY SENDEMERGENCY ALERTSWHEN THERE IS ADANGEROUS CONDITIONON CAMPUS -- WHEN THECAMPUS WILL BE CLOSED-- AND WHEN IT WILLREOPEN.K-STATE STUDENTS CANADD THEIR PARENTS,CHILDREN, OR SPOUSE'SPHONE NUMBERS -- SOTHEY GET ALERTS ASWELL.
A fun house party turned violent early Saturday morning in Indiana.
Newser reports that a shooting near Ball State University left at least seven people injured.
Although details are still unfolding,..