Police: No weapon found at MCC, investigation still underway

Authorities said no weapon was found after an initial search of Marshalltown Community College Friday afternoon.

Officers were called to college south of Marshalltown following a report of a gun on campus. According to Police Chief Mike Tupper, officers have not found any evidence to support the initial call that there was a fight involving a gun on campus.

“Everything appears to be safe,” Tupper said.

The investigation is ongoing, he said.