LOS ANGELES – A 25-year-old University of Southern California faculty member was killed on campus Friday evening after being stabbed, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.
Officers received a call of a stabbing with a deadly weapon around 4:34 p.m. in the 3600 block of McClintock Avenue, according to KTLA.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, officials said.
The suspect was taken into custody, according to the Associated Press.
Students were sent a text message about the police activity on campus that read “Police-related incident in progress at Seeley G Mudd,” referring to a building on campus.
“No danger to USC or the community,” the text continued. “Stay away from area.”