According to a campus-wide email, at approximately 12 noon, Drake University Public Safety (DPS) received a tip regarding a digital threat concerning campus safety.
A message circulated the application Yik Yak alleging a possible campus shooting. DPS is further investigating this post.
As of now, no suspicious activity has been reported, but the Des Moines Police Department has increased their presence in the Drake neighborhood.
DPS asks students, faculty and staff to be watchful of any unusual activity around campus.
If you have any information that could help with the investigation call Drake Public Safety at (515) 271-2222.