Suspect detained after shots fired on UW Madison Campus

By KBJR News 1

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Suspect detained after shots fired on UW Madison Campus

September 18, 2013 Updated Sep 19, 2013 at 11:04 AM CDT

Madison, WI (NNCNOW.com) - University of Wisconsin-Madison went into lockdown Wednesday night after shots were fired on Langdon Street.

The university tweeted the shots were fired on campus and police were searching for a suspect in the area.

The university asked students to stay indoors and away from Langdon Street.

A person of interest matching the suspect description was detained at 6:42 p.m. by UWPD.

A thorough search of campus from Lake Street to Lot 34 along the lakefront was conducted.

No one was injured, and as of 8:50 p.m. there was believed to be no ongoing danger to the campus community.

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