HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - This is a news release sent by the University of Southern Mississippi around 6:15 p.m.
University Police are investigating another anonymous post on the
social media application Yik Yak on Thursday night that has threatened
members of the University community on the Hattiesburg campus. The post
did not indicate a specific location or threat but warned of action at 6:30 p.m.
Please remain vigilant and aware of your surroundings and report any
suspicious activity that might appear out of the ordinary to UPD at
601-266-4986. UPD has additional personnel stationed in academic
buildings and other locations.
If a situation warrants additional and immediate communication, the
Eagle Alert emergency communication system will be activated.