Boston's Emerson College issued an all clear around 11:15 a.m. Friday after a campus-wide alert for a report of a person with a gun on or near their campus.
According to the alert, which was issued around 10:45 a.m., the person was seen at the rear of the Paramount Center loading dock, moving away from campus.
The person was described as a male wearing a mask, with dark pants, a red and black hooded sweatshirt and white high-top sneakers. He left the area traveling north on Mason Street away from campus.
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Boston police said there was a report of a gun shown in an alley near the school. No shots were fired. The person remains on the loose and police said no victim has been located.
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No further information was immediately available.