Mason Alert: ALL CLEAR: University Police Investigating Person with Weapon

Posted: October 16, 2019 at 7:00 am

ALL CLEAR:

**Thanks to a quick-thinking bus driver, the suspect in this incident has been located and the weapon was recovered by police.  We appreciate everyone’s patience and vigilance during the investigation.**

Original Message:
A person with a weapon has been seen on the Fairfax campus. University Police are searching for a person who fits the following description: Mid-20s year old black male, approximately 5’8″ – 6 feet tall, 130 pounds, last seen wearing a blue and yellow windbreaker jacket, black pants, white tennis shoes, carrying a gray backpack.  He has short black hair and an “X” tattoo on his face, and a tattoo on his neck.  Person was last seen near Ike’s and President’s Park Drive at 4:15am and believed to be headed away from the area.  The individual is an employee who works at GMU. Police are seeking this individual for questioning.

Please report anyone matching this description to the University Police at 703-993-2810. Do not approach or take any action. See our Facebook page for a photo.

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