Updated: Monday, October 2, 2017 – 1:17 PM
UPDATE: The Los Angeles Police Department on Monday afternoon, via its official Twitter page, confirmed after an investigation that there was no shooting at the USC campus Monday.
The LAPD tweeted:
Police are still on scene and have not officially cleared the campus yet.
Students were evacuated or asked to take shelter shortly after noon after USC sent out an alert early Monday afternoon about a potentially active shooter on the school’s campus.