Update: The suspect is in custody, according to a tweet from the university.
North Myrtle Beach spokesman Pat Dowling said the suspect arrived at the North Myrtle Beach Police Department where he was arrested by Horry County police officers.
Original: An alert on Coastal Carolina University’s website is warning students of a 37-year-old white male suspect.
He’s described a 6-foot-3 with “reddish brown hair and a beard” and weighing 220 pounds.
He’s considered a dangerous suspect and is driving a silver Kia with South Carolina license plate number 59342W.
Martha Hunn, a spokeswoman for CCU, said the campus is not on lockdown. A law enforcement agency called university officials and said the man may be headed toward campus, she said.
Hunn added that there’s no evidence the man is currently on campus.
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