LOS ANGELES (KRON) – The University of California at Los Angeles received the all clear after two people were shot dead Wednesday morning in a murder-suicide, according to officials.
The shooting was reported at around 10 a.m. at UCLA’s Boelter Hall, part of the Samueli School of Engineering & Applied Science, according to a tweet sent out by school officials.
School officials have confirmed that two males victim have been shot dead in an apparent murder-suicide, said the Los Angeles Police Chief
UCPD Lt. Richard Davis said students told UCPD they heard a loud noise and gun shellings drop. Davis added he did not know when students first reported the incident.
UCLA released a Bruin Alert about 9:52 a.m. informing students to find a secure location and lock entry.
The school on the west side of Los Angeles is a flagship of the University of California system, with about 43,000 students. It’s currently the week before final exams.