Follow-up: Incident near campus

Alert Type: Information

Start Time: Nov 19, 2017 @ 3:29am

End Time: Nov 19, 2017 @ 3:29am

Status: OK

Campus Safety officers heard gunshots east of Park AVE on Garfield ST. They advised the off-duty deputies working for PLU who went to the area to investigate. At the same time calls came into 911 reporting the shots fired. Deputies arrived to find 2 victims.

Campus Safety immediately initiated a Lock Down alert. After several minutes the deputies determined the suspect(s) had fled the area. The Lock Down was lifted.

The victims were quickly transported by Fire Personnel to the hospital. Investigators remain on scene. There are no indications that PLU community members are involved.

Updates will follow if necessary.