Developing story: Virginia Tech reporting shots fired on campus
Update at 1:02 p.m. ET: The university says shots were reported near a campus parking lot and tells students to stay inside.
Update at 12:48 p.m. ET: The Virginia Tech website says the shooting suspect is described as white male, with gray sweat pants, gray hat, with neon green brim, maroon hjoodie and backpack. The report says the suspect is on foot walking toward the McComas building.
The university, located in Blacksburg, Va., has issued a security alert and asked students with information to call 911.
Virginia Tech reports shots fired on campus