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Message to Students and Parents

Message to Students and Parents

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Dear Students and Parents:

Armed assailants entered a unit at the off-campus Bloomfield Apartments last evening where a Pitt-Johnstown student sustained a gunshot wound.  The Richland Township Police Department is investigating the incident. Any student who has safety and other concerns is encouraged to contact the Student Affairs Officer on duty tonight, Ms. Theresa Horner.  She  can be reached by calling 814-269-7222.  Additional Residence Staff life are also on duty this evening. 

As always, we remind students to remain vigilant regarding their safety.  Students are also encouraged to avail themselves of appropriate University resources including counseling, as necessary, by calling the Personal Counseling Office at 814-269-7119.

More information on steps that can be taken to enhance your personal safety can be found at

Thank you.

Jem Spectar, PhD

Posted by Knipple, Robert on 12/10/2012 5:05:00 PM