Police declare Art Institute of Atlanta safe following shots fired reports

Heavily armed police are seen on the campus of the Art Institute of Atlanta located on Peachtree Dunwoody Road in Sandy Springs. (Courtesy: Jalen Stevenson/CBS Atlanta)
Heavily armed police are seen on the campus of the Art Institute of Atlanta located on Peachtree Dunwoody Road in Sandy Springs. (Courtesy: Jalen Stevenson/CBS Atlanta)

UPDATE:

12:45 p.m. — Sandy Springs police confirm there is no evidence of an active shooter on campus at the Art Institute of Atlanta.


(ORIGINAL STORY)

SANDY SPRINGS, Ga — The Sandy Springs Police Department says they are in the process of evacuating The Art Institute of Atlanta in response to reports of shots fired.

The police department’s tweets say there are not any confirmed reports of victims¬†or sightings of a shooter.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 3 for updates.

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