Stabbing reported at International HouseBy Staff : December 19th, 2012
A stabbing incident was reported at International House on The University of Toledo Main Campus at 9 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 19.
When officers arrived on scene, they discovered a victim who appeared to have been stabbed and was transported to a local hospital. Shortly after, at 9:23 p.m., officers discovered a second victim who has died from what appears to be injuries caused by a stabbing, according to Larry Burns, UT vice president for external affairs.
The University community was alerted to the situation at 9:44 p.m. with a UT Alert message of a dangerous situation at International House that advised to stay away from the building.
International House is home to six students during the winter break, four staff members and four student workers.
Toledo Police and University of Toledo Police have secured the scene. The incident is under investigation, and there was no immediate information available regarding suspects or a motive.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims, and we will provide additional information as it becomes available,” Burns said.