Campus police: State Street safe as man with gun leaves area

MADISON, Wis. - University of Wisconsin police said the risk on State Street was cleared around 2:40 a.m. Thursday following reports of a man with a gun. 

Police issued a WiscAlert at 1:23 a.m. as a precautionary warning for people to avoid the 600 block of State Street. 



In a release, Madison police said they received multiple calls reporting a man openly carrying holstered firearms.

Police warned people in the area to get to a safe location. 


UW police said no shots were fired or injuries reported.

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