BREAKING UPDATE: ‘Dangerous Situation’ at Indiana University
DEVELOPING STORY: A “dangerous situation” is unfolding at the memorial union at Indiana University at Bloomington. Campus police are telling people to stay away from the area.
University officials have not elaborated on the nature of the “dangerous situation.”
This is a developing story. Updates to follow.
UPDATE: 9:59 P.M.
A spokesperson for IUPD told FOX59 that “We have a subject that called our dispatch and was not making sense. The subject stated that he was at the Indiana Memorial Union Hotel. Officers arrived and located the male barricaded in a hotel room. Officers are currently negotiating with him to get him out of the room.”
UPDATE: 9:30 P.M.
IU Bloomington Update: A dangerous situation continues at Indiana Memorial Union. Police are at the IMU. Stay away from the area. Follow official instructions.— IU Bloomington (@IUBloomington) January 4, 2022
IU Bloomington Alert! A dangerous situation is occurring near the Indiana Memorial Union. Stay away from the area. Update to follow. Call 911 with any info.— IU Bloomington (@IUBloomington) January 4, 2022
Hearing unconfirmed reports over the police scanner of a possible armed individual near or at the Indiana Memorial Union.— Alek Maasik (@AlekMaasik) January 4, 2022
Stay vigilant Bloomington. https://t.co/t5KchhfKKE