Virginia Tech has been on lockdown since this morning due to a reported gunman seen on campus. Today, police released a sketch of the possible gunman. Click here to see the sketch.
According to Virginia Tech Police Chief Wendell Flinchum, three teenagers attending the “Higher Achievement” camp at the Blacksburg, Va. campus reported seeing a man holding what was possibly a handgun around 9:09 a.m. this morning.
Virginia Tech is the site of the worst campus shooting in U.S. history which took place in 2007 when student Seung-Hui Cho shot and killed 32 students and faculty and himself.
Classes have been cancelled and students have been asked to stay indoors.
There have been no further sightings of the possible gunman but protective measures continue to be taken.