Active Shooter Reported at Ohio State University

Several news outlets are reporting an active shooter incident on the Ohio State University campus Monday morning.  The most recent reports suggest that eight or nine people were injured and taken to local hospitals and that the suspected shooter is dead. Students reported receiving emergency texts and hearing sirens to alert them of the threat. As of noon on Monday the shelter in place warning has been lifted and officials are on scene investigating.

 

 

About Katie Dwyer

Katie Schemm Dwyer is a Director in NACCHO's Preparedness Division. Her work focuses on supporting local health departments strengthen public health and healthcare preparedness capacity and capabilities through governance, coordination and liaison with federal preparedness organizations, policy, and program management.

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