ELMHURST, Ill. (CBS) — Elmhurst University has been placed on lockdown because of a person with a gun.
The university in west suburban Elmhurst reported on its website that a person with a gun was found around 3:35 p.m. near the Dinkmeyer Hall dormitory. Half an hour later, the person was reported near Niebuhr Hall dormitory.
Those on campus were told to seek shelter in a locked room and remain in place until an all-clear was given.
Police were on the scene Wednesday afternoon.