Larry Hincker, a Va. Tech spokesman, and Va. Tech police chief Wendell Flinchum gave and update at 11 a.m. on a report that a gunman was seen on campus.
11:06 a.m.: Flinchum: The alert is still in effect. Officers are still searching the campus. No further sightings of the reported gunman.
11:07 a.m.:Hincker: Officers from many different jurisdictions are scouring the campus at this point.
11:08 a.m.: Flinchum: No one is currently in custody.
11:10 a.m.: Hincker: Probably only a few thousand students on campus at the moment, but no exact figure.
11:11 a.m.: Flinchum: Campus alert will remain in effect until further notice.
11:13 a.m.: Hincker: “Out of abundance of caution” the campus alert will remain in effect.
11:15 a.m.: The press conference is over.