UPDATE – Jonesboro police have tweeted out that the situation at Arkansas State University is under control and they have the suspect in custody. Authorities also wish to clarify there was no active shooter on campus and that there were no injuries. Instead there was a man with a gun in his vehicle and negotiators spoke to that suspect.
JONESBORO, AR – Arkansas State University reported a man with a weapon on campus on Thursday. “The individual with a weapon has been surrounded by police. No shots have been fired, no reported injuries,” the school posted on Twitter. A spokesman said that the man drove onto campus and crashed his car.