'False alarm' for active shooter on CWU campus a 'traumatic experience' for those involved

'False alarm' active shooter sends Central Washington University into panic (PHOTO: Brendan Dolleman)

There were reports of an active shooter on Wednesday evening on the campus of Central Washington University, that turned out to be a false alarm.

KOMO's Elisa Jaffe talked with Mariah Vallez, the editor-in-chief of the school newspaper, about her experience being on campus during the lockdown and her choice to stay home for a few days following the incident.

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