Just before 10 a.m on Monday an active shooter alert was issued by the Ohio State University police department, a tweet was sent by the department urging students to keep their distance from the 19th and College.
According to the reports by students the shooting started in the Macquigg Laboratory, at least one person has died as the result of the shooting and three other’s have been injured, the Ohio State University has been completely locked down.
The reported area is surrounded by the police cars, ambulances and fire trucks near the 19th and College where the shooter was reportedly present.
One of the students of the University has tweeted that the suspect was tackled by the police, but this information has not been yet confirmed.
According to local media at least three people were shot, meanwhile other students are still hiding in the University.