Gunshots were reported near dorms at Cal State Northridge on Thursday afternoon, and now police are searching for two men.
Gunshots were heard near Lindley Avenue and Kinzie Street at 1:10 p.m., according to the LAPD.
Two men were seen running from the location, jumping fences in the area, police said.
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Aerial footage showed four men detained by officers just south of Lassen Street at 2:20 p.m. Those men were questioned and released.
The university issued an emergency alert to students and faculty at 1:42 p.m. and said police are searching the area. Residents and students are being asked to avoid the area.
The campus is not on lockdown, according to university spokeswoman Carmen Ramos-Chandler.
The reported shooting happened just off campus in a student housing area called University Park Apartments.