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Wilberforce, Central State University issue a “Signal 99”, later cancels it


Central State University and nearby Wilberforce University issued a Signal 99 for their institutions early Sunday morning.

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Initial reports show it was called around 2 a.m. for an incident that started near Wilberforce University at an apartment complex on Bickett Road.

Multiple police units were called to the scene, but later cleared when the Signal 99 was cancelled.

An official statement on the situation will be issued sometime Monday, according to representatives. 


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