A shooting incident has unfolded in Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire with students being asked to seek shelter as authorities search for the attacker.
Students were placed under lockdown shortly before 10:00pm local time after one gunshot was fired near the institution.
Police are currently searching for a gunman who, according to local media reports, shot a person who is not a Dartmouth College student, at the Christian Science Reading Room. Authorities are also reportedly investigating claims of multiple additional gunshots from “various campus locations.”
The situation is active. We have no confirmed updates at this time. Please continue to shelter in place.
— Dartmouth (@dartmouth) November 3, 2018
A heavy police presence is reported at the scene. So far, there has been no official confirmation of any casualties.
We’re at the corner of School and Allen Streets and Hanover where police are investigating a shooting. Dartmouth college is asking students to shelter in place. The gunman is believed to still be at large. Updates to come @MyNBC5pic.twitter.com/G64sIKrKWh
— Ross Ketschke (@RossMyNBC5) November 3, 2018
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