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University District Hospital still on modified lockdown after threat

Police have suspended the case.

Posted: Sep 19, 2019 7:11 PM

EUGENE, Ore. -- PeaceHealth’s University District Hospital is still on modified lockdown after a threat on Tuesday, even though Eugene police have suspended the case.

Police said they exhausted all of their leads and are not actively looking for the 37-year-old patient who made threats to hospital employees Tuesday morning.

The hospital has restricted access to certain buildings ever since as precaution to keep their employees, patients and visitors safe.

RELATED: UNIVERSITY DISTRICT HOSPITAL RESTRICTING ACCESS AFTER THREAT

The hospital said they do not have any imminent plans to lift the lockdown.

The man was last seen running down Alder Street towards East 11th Avenue.

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