Yale University students to ‘shelter in place’ after person with gun reported on campus
NEW HAVEN, Conn. – Students at Yale have been ordered to shelter in place after school officials said someone may have a gun on campus Monday morning.
University officials posted a message to all students and faculty on the school’s website.
Yale Alert message- THIS IS NOT A TEST
Text message to the Yale Community, November 25, 11:02
Confirmed report of person with a gun on/near Old Campus. SHELTER IN PLACE. This is NOT a test.
Text message to the Yale Community, November 25- 10:50 a.m
Reports of person with gun on Central Campus. SHELTER IN PLACE- until further notice.
Message sent to Yale Community November 25- 10:17 a.m
New Haven Police have received an anonymous call from a phone booth in the 300 block of Columbus Avenue (between Howard Avenue and Hallock Street) reporting a person on the Yale Campus with a gun. There have been NO confirmations or sightings of this person. Yale and New Haven Police are in the area. If you have information, please call 911 immediately. The Yale Police Department advises those on campus to remain in their current location until there is additional information.
More information will be provided when available.