OSU Police give the all clear, classes canceled for the day

Ohio State University Police have given the all clear at the campus, saying the scene is now secure after an active shooter situation Monday morning.

All academic classes have been canceled for the remainder of the day on the Columbus campus, according to the school’s website.

The campus itself will remain open with the exception of certain buildings, which will stay closed until further notice.

One suspect has been reported dead in the incident. Another possible suspect is in the custody of law enforcement.


A police officer and two other emergency personnel stand near a body lying near the Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Chemistry building on North Campus. Credit: Mason Swires | Assistant Photo Editor