University of Idaho Seeking Information Regarding Incident
Monday, February 6 2012
MOSCOW, Idaho – A single shot was fired at approximately 11:30 p.m. last night into a residence hall that sits on the edge of the Moscow campus. No one was injured at the Targhee Fine Arts residence hall.
The Moscow Police Department and Campus Security responded immediately and found no evidence of a continuing threat.
The initial investigation by the Moscow Police Department suggests the shot may have been fired from Blake Avenue. Residents saw a white SUV moving along the street after the shooting, however, it is unclear if that vehicle was involved.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Moscow Police Department at (208) 882-COPS (2677).
The university community is encouraged to be aware of their surroundings and report any suspicious behavior to Campus Security (208) 874-7550 or the Moscow Police Department 882-COPS (2677).
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