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BREAKING: MPD reports: “We’re on the scene at Howard University for the report of an active shooter. So far nothing confirmed.”

by Prince Of Petworth October 17, 2017 at 12:24 pm 0

Update from MPD 12:59pm:

“We’re still on the scene @HowardU. Still nothing found. Avoid 6th St from Fairmont St to College St; Howard Pl from Georgia Ave to 4th St”

Update 2:05pm:

“Update: The scene @HowardU has been CLEARED and lockdown lifted. Nothing found.”

From DC Traffic Police:

“Traffic Advisory/Police Activity/Street Closures on 6th St from Fairmont St NW to College St NW; Howard Pl from Georgia Ave to 4th St NW”

“Street Closures Update Georgia Ave from Euclid St to Barry Pl NW is closed”

From DPR:

“Due to police activity in the surrounding neighborhood, Kennedy, Banneker & Parkview Centers are now temporarily closed.”

From Metrobus:

“70,79,G2: Due to police activity near Howard Univ, buses may experience delays & route changes.”

Updates as soon as more is known.


Photo by PoPville flickr user Eric P.

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