U of A Polsky building given all-clear by police, classes resume Friday
University of Akron Polsky Building, Main Street
AKRON, OH (WOIO) -
A University of Akron campus building has been give the "all-clear" by police after reports of a man inside with a weapon.
University Police say the call came in around 5:12 PM, who then notified Akron Police.
According to Akron police, the call was for a report of a white male wearing camouflage and possibly carrying a gun in the Polsky building.
In the latest notice on the homepage of the university's website, it's states police evacuated and secured the building following a report of a person inside with a weapon. Police conducted a thorough search and did not find anything out of the ordinary.
The building will reopen Friday as usual.
According to the university's website, UA has approximately 28,000 students.