Virginia Tech Under Lockdown Due to Gunman Report
USA Today is reporting that a gunman has been sited on the Virginia Tech campus. According to USA Today, the alert, issued at 9:37 a.m., said a person with a gun had been spotted near Dietrick Hall. At 10:29 a.m., as a search continued, officials issued another alert advising people to stay indoors until further notice.
Virginia Tech is located in Blacksburg, Va., it was the scene of shooting rampage in April 2007 that left 32 people dead and 25 wounded.
Dietrick Hall is only steps away from where the 2007 shooting occurred.
According to USA Today’s latest update: “Law enforcement officers from Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Christiansburg and Montgomery County were on campus looking for the subject.”