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Reports are coming in of a armed home invasion near the University of South Tampa (FL), which has prompted the school to send an alert to students to avoid the area.

Students at University of South Tampa received an alert on Friday morning about an armed home invasion off campus, north of Fletcher Avenue at the intersection of 37th Street and Heritage Club Drive.

Hillsborough County deputies responded to the scene after the initial call came in around 9:33 a.m.

There are no reports of shots fired or of injuries, and police are continuing to search for suspects.