Campus / Campus Safety / News / October 8, 2016

Possible shots fired near Main and Academy

Shots may have been fired near Main and Academy Streets at approximately 12:15 a.m. on Oct. 8, according to an alert released by Campus Safety this morning via email.

Campus Safety Officer Daniel Robinson sent the email at 12:49 a.m. The Galesburg Police Department alerted Campus Safety or this incident. Robinson advised students that the incident occurred near Casey’s General Store, 223 W. Main St. Students should avoid the area.

Anyone with information on this incident is encouraged to contact Campus Safety.

Rachel Landman
Rachel Landman graduated in 2017, majoring in creative writing and double mimnoring in journalism and environmental studies. She was editor-in-chief of TKS her senior year and worked for TKS for a four years as a News Editor her sophomore and junior years and as a volunteer writer as a freshman. Rachel is the recipient of two first place awards from the Illinois College Press Association in 2015 for investigative reporting and news story. She also won second place awards in 2016 for news story and sports feature story. She saw her staff win general excellence for 2016. In addition to The Knox Student, her work has been published in the Galesburg Register-Mail and Catch Magazine. She studied abroad in London during Winter and Spring Term of her junior year. Twitter: @rachellandman_

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