University Of Missouri Hospital Lockdown Connected To Area Murders

12/28/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

According to a statement by UM Health Care, University Hospital was put on lockdown at noon on Wednesday.

Officials had reason to believe a violent individual may seek access to the hospital, the release stated.

Patients, visitors and staff have access to the hospital during the lockdown but would be screened at the entrance and exit of the hospital.