No credible threat found after reports of an armed person on the University of North Florida campus

"No credible threat" after reports of armed person on UNF Campus

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Officials say there is no credible threat after investigating reports of an armed person on the campus of the University of North Florida.

UNF sent out this alert to the campus community:

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"UPD is responding to a possible armed individual in garage building #38. Leave the area if safe to do so. Find a safe area and shelter in place
"Officers have blocked Building #38 until further notice. Do not attempt to enter or leave garage #38 next to the arena."

University officials say a person called the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office saying they saw one person with a gun in the arena parking garage.

No one has been located at this time. Classes have been canceled for the rest of the day. Police will continue to investigate.

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