Pence offers condolences in Purdue shooting

Gov. Mike Pence
(WISH Photo)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has offered his condolences to the family of the person killed in a shooting at Purdue University and to students and faculty affected by the incident.

Pence praised campus police for apprehending the suspect and bringing Tuesday’s shooting incident to a “swift conclusion.”

Purdue Provost Tim Sands says President Mitch Daniels was on a university trip to Colombia but had been in touch about the shooting.

He wasn’t sure whether Daniels would continue his trip as planned. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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