Everything You Need To Know About The Shots Fired At Central Michigan University
At 9:31 AM in Mount Pleasant, Michigan after shots were heard on the Central Michigan University, university officials put out a tweet urging students to take shelter.
There has been a report of shots fired at Campbell Hall on campus. Suspect is still at large, police advise all to take shelter. If you see something suspicious, call 911.— Central Michigan U. (@CMUniversity) March 2, 2018
According to emergency dispatchers, two people were shot in and around the Campbell Hall area on campus. The description of the shooter was released by city officials saying it was a black male armed and dangerous.
UPDATE: The suspect is a black male and considered armed and dangerous. More information will be shared as it becomes available.— City of Mt. Pleasant (@MtPleasantMI) March 2, 2018
At this moment, the school is asking students to avoid the campus as they continue to investigate the shooting.
Please avoid Campbell Hall until we hear more information. We received an emergency alert of shots fired in Campbell Hall.— CHSBS at CMU (@cmuCHSBS) March 2, 2018
In a recent update by the school's official twitter account, confirmed that the individuals who were fatally shot were not student from the school and that the incident started from a domestic situation.
CMU police confirm two individuals were fatally shot at Campbell Hall on campus this morning. The deceased are not students and police believe the situation started from a domestic situation. There are no additional injuries; suspect is still at large: https://t.co/AxvPn3N0s0— Central Michigan U. (@CMUniversity) March 2, 2018
The man they are looking for in relation to the shooting is 19 year old James Eric Davis, Jr. They've released his image and say that he's still at large and armed. Anyone who sees him is told not to approach him but call 911.
The person of interest is James Eric Davis, Jr. He is a black male, approximately 19 years of age, 5'10" & 135 lbs. He was last see wearing mustard yellow jeans and a blue hoodie. The suspect is considered armed and dangerous. Do not approach the suspect. Call 911 immediately. pic.twitter.com/dCChxe1Tfr— City of Mt. Pleasant (@MtPleasantMI) March 2, 2018
This is an ongoing story and will be updated as more information comes in.