ATLANTA (ALBOENEWS) — There is currently an ongoing emergency situation at Emory University in Atlanta.
The university put out a tweet saying that there is a police emergency on campus. People are also being asked to shelter in place at this time.
UPDATE: According to Fox 5 Atlanta, the situation has to do with a patient who walked away from the hospital on the main campus. K-9 units are currently being used to track them down. (5:12 p.m. ET)
According to WSB2 in Atlanta, the incident stems from police trying to arrest a patient at the VA hospital, but the patient got away. Manhunt now underway. (5:24 p.m. ET)
NBC 11 says that the all-clear has been given for Emory University. (5:47 p.m. ET)
THIS PAGE WILL BE UPDATED AS MORE INFORMATION BECOMES AVAILABLE.
Emory Alert: There is a police emergency occurring on #Emory main campus. Shelter in place.
— Emory Police (@EmoryPolice) September 20, 2017