JONESBORO, Ark. – The armed individual who was taken into custody on the Arkansas State University campus on Thursday afternoon around 3 p.m. has been identified.
KAIT reported that the suspect’s name is Bradley K. Bartelt, 47, of Jonesboro.
A Facebook profile believed to belong to Bartelt states that he studied graphic design at ASU.
Bartelt was investigated by police on Wednesday after making a long Facebook post that said he was “suicidal and homicidal,” KAIT reported. Police came to his residence, and they were told he was seeking medical assistance.
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