LOS ANGELES – A 25-year-old University of Southern California faculty member was killed on campus Friday evening after being stabbed, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.
Officers received a call of a stabbing with a deadly weapon around 4:34 p.m. (7:34 EST) in the 3600 block of McClintock Avenue, according to KTLA.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, officials said.
Students were sent a text message about the police activity on campus that read “Police-related incident in progress at Seeley G Mudd,” referring to a building on campus.
“No danger to USC or the community,” the text continued. “Stay away from area.”
— Daily Trojan (@dailytrojan) December 3, 2016
BREAKING: There is police activity at the Seeley G. Mudd building and people should stay away from the area, according to a Trojans Alert. pic.twitter.com/Sgn5PQLar5
— USC Annenberg Media (@AnnenbergMedia) December 3, 2016
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