On-campus phone outage, students encouraged to call MUPD from cell phones

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MUPD sent a safety alert March 14 notifying students about an individual on campus who is striking and threatening women. Marquette Wire stock photo.

On-campus 288 numbers are not working, a Marquette University Police Department alert said. The alert was sent to students around 7:33 p.m. Tuesday.

“MUPD and LIMO services are functioning normally if called from a non-MU phone or cell phone,” the alert said.

All 288 phone lines became fully operational around 8:25 p.m., a safety alert said.

WE Energies did not provide comment on the situation.

University spokesperson Chris Stolarski said he has no further information at this time.

This story was updated at 8:28 p.m.