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Suspect in Emanuel AME shooting arrested

Suspect, Dylann Roof of Columbia, South Carolina arrested in Shelby, NC. 

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Suspect identified in Emanuel AME church shooting

Authorities have identified the suspect in the Emanuel AME church shooting as 21-year-old Dylann Roof of Columbia, South Carolina.

If you have any information on the suspect or the shooting, please call 1-800-CALLFBI (1-800-225-5324). If you observe the suspect, do not approach him. If on The Citadel campus, call The Citadel Police at 843-953-5114. If off campus, call 911, making sure to give a complete description and location of the suspect. 

At this time there is no information that would lead us to believe The Citadel campus would be targeted by the suspect or that he is in the immediate area. However, please be aware of your surroundings and report any suspicious persons or activity to The Citadel Police at 843-953-5114. 

THE SUSPECT IS BELIEVED TO BE ARMED AND DANGEROUS. IF OBSERVED DO NOT APPROACH AND CALL 911.

A Message from Public Safety - Campus Awareness

Follow this link here to view photos of the possible suspect in the Emanuel AME church shooting. If you have any information on the suspect or the shooting, please call 1-800-CALLFBI (1-800-225-5324). If you observe the suspect, do not approach him. If on The Citadel campus, call The Citadel Police at 843-953-5114. If off campus, call 911, making sure to give a complete description and location of the suspect. 

At this time there is no information that would lead us to believe The Citadel campus would be targeted by the suspect or that he is in the immediate area. However, please be aware of your surroundings and report any suspicious persons or activity to The Citadel Police at 843-953-5114. 

THE SUSPECT IS BELIEVED TO BE ARMED AND DANGEROUS. IF OBSERVED DO NOT APPROACH AND CALL 911.

CITADEL DRILL CONCLUDED

CITADEL DRILL CONCLUDED

The campus training drill that included a MOCK campus lockdown is over.

 

CITADEL DRILL CONCLUDED

THIS IS A DRILL APRIL 2, 2015

THIS IS A DRILL

The Citadel is conducting a training session. It is a mock security breach/campus lockdown drill. In the event of an actual emergency, campus gates would be locked. Persons on campus would be instructed to lock and barricade doors, turn off lights, silence phones, stay away from doors and windows, and remain in hiding until a message is received that the emergency is over. You can also hear a recorded message on the Dawg line at 1-800-868-3294 or (843) 953-3294.

THIS IS A DRILL

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