UPDATE: Police have searched the area and are unable to locate an individual matching the description. Check http://www.sc.edu/CarolinaAlert for more info.
University of South Carolina emergency personnel and public safety officials have searched the area and adjacent buildings and are unable to locate a subject matching the description of the armed subject.
The subject is described as a white male wearing a white shirt and shorts.
If you see anything suspicious or require a safety escort, please contact USCPD at (803) 777-4215.
Additional safety information can be found at www.sc.edu/carolinaalert/procedures_shooter.shtml.
Please monitor www.sc.edu/CarolinaAlert, and local media for more information and updates.