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Breaking: U of T on lockdown after declaring campus emergency

Eric Wainwright Jun 13, 2016 1:28 am

Varying reports of a masked and armed man on U of T’s downtown campus has led to the university declaring a lockdown.

Earlier this morning U of T’s official Twitter page sent out this tweet:

And the list of buildings and areas currently closed continues to grow: 

U of T Campus Buildings

U of T Campus Status

Dozens of police vehicles are currently lining the streets around the U of T campus and Queen’s Park (which is now also offically closed) but still no official word that any capture of alleged suspect has taken place:

More to come…

Eric Wainwright
Eric is the Toronto City Editor for Daily Hive and previously the Editor-in-Chief at He is highly educated. He knows words. He has the best words.

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