MU Alert says shots fired call near campus was actually fireworks
COLUMBIA – Columbia police determined a shots fired call near the MU campus overnight was actually fireworks.
MU Alert issued a warning late Sunday night that shots had been fired near the intersection of Providence Road and Stewart Road. About 20 minutes later, MU Alert said police determined the sound was from fireworks and the area was safe.
Shots Fired near MU. Take precautions. See https://t.co/6BXzIBKeps for updated info as it is confirmed. Do not call MUPD unless an emergency— MU Alert (@MUalert) March 21, 2016
Police determine reported shots fired were fireworks: https://t.co/6BXzIBsDxU— MU Alert (@MUalert) March 21, 2016