MUPD cannot confirm shots on campus

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Defunding and abolishing police forces were topics of discussion this summer. Marquette Wire stock photo.

Marquette University Police Department was not able to confirm a report of shots fired near 19th and Wisconsin streets, university spokesperson Chris Stolarski said.

MUPD sent a safety alert Thursday at approximately 6:20 p.m. about the shots. MUPD sent an update at approximately 6:42 p.m. and said that there is no ongoing threat to campus.