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Armed Subject

ARMED SUBJECT near Russell House. Seek safe shelter. Obey officials. Check for more info.

An armed subject has been observed near the area of the Russell House running toward Thomas Cooper Library holding a black in color pistol. Police are circulating the area. 

The subject is described as a white male wearing a white shirt and shorts. 

University of South Carolina emergency personnel and public safety officials are on the scene. 

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Please monitor, and local media for more information and updates.

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