UPDATE: LAPD Confirm No Active Shooter On USC Campus

Early reports have emerged that an active shooter has opened fire at USC. Police have placed the area on lockdown. The LAPD are now reporting no active shooter is present. 

***UPDATED***

Footage of a police chopper surveying the campus.

NBC Los Angeles reports:

Police were responding to a report of a shooting at the University of Southern California on Monday, the Los Angeles Police Department said.

The university issued an alert urging students and staff to avoid the area of 610 Childs Way on the University Park Campus or shelter in place.

Officers were searching Fertitta Hall at the Marshall School of Business. University officials said shots were reported but not confirmed.

NBC4 is working to confirm additional details.

Developing…

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