Ferris State University Emergency Alert (Dec. 7, 2016)

Wednesday, Dec. 7; 12:26 P.M.

An all-clear notification has been issued as the incident at FLITE has been resolved, and the object has been safely removed. Resume normal activity.

Wednesday, Dec. 7; 12:07 P.M.

Today (Wednesday, Dec. 7), Ferris State University’s Department of Public Safety located a suspicious item on the first floor of the FLITE library building, on main campus. The building had been evacuated as DPS conducted its initial investigation to determine if the item posed a threat to the University community or area visitors. The item resembled a military explosive that had been deactivated and sold as a novelty device. It has been safely removed by DPS.

Business has returned to normal, at FLITE, with full access to the building.