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BREAKING: Hostage Situation On University Of Alabama Campus [UPDATES]

January 10, 2017

This is a breaking story, we will continue to provide updates.

[11:45 AM] Lt. Teena Richardson of the Tuscaloosa Police Department declared the situation over. The armed suspect is in custody and all hostages are safe.

A suspect has reportedly taken hostages at a credit union located on the University of Alabama campus. Armed police and a SWAT team are currently on the scene and engaged in a standoff. Hostage negotiators are also present. It is unclear how many hostages are inside the building. The situation began around 8:30 AM local time before the credit union was set to open.

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