All This excitement happened across the street from my apartment on Spring Garden St.
By Syma Chowdhry
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Students watch a scary situation unfold before their eyes.
Alfred Semper says, “It’s not an action movie. This is crazy. I’m nervous.”
Reports of an armed man on campus sent shock waves throughout the student body. (See Related Story)
“I got a phone call from my mother telling me that someone has a gun in the building.”
Students were in their classrooms when they heard the commotion of police and the SWAT team.
Soohyeon Kim says, “The SWAT team came into the classroom and asked, ‘is everything alright?’ And he said ‘just stay in the classroom and lock the door.'”
At some point, police started to evacuate the students.
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Many received a text alert telling them to take shelter.
Denise Morse says,”This happened in broad daylight, now I’m scared.”
Now that the gunman is in custody, students are criticizing the…
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