CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Authorities say a police officer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has been shot and killed while on campus.
Reports say the officer was responding to a disturbance late Thursday night. The campus has sent out an alert to students, telling them to stay indoors. They have now said the campus is safe.
Nearby, there was a police pursuit and shootout in Watertown. At this point, it is unknown if it was connected to the shooting at MIT. CBS Boson Station WBZ is reporting one person has been taken into custody, but another is still at large.
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