GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) – University of Florida police have taken one person into custody after shots were fired outside a student residence building near the football stadium.
School officials sent a safety alert at 3:21 a.m. Monday stating that shots had been fired in the Murphree Hall lot. Twenty minutes later, the school issued a second alert saying a person with a firearm had been taken into custody.
No one was injured in the shooting.
The alert said possible witnesses in a blue Mazda truck had left the scene.