1:10 p.m. Update – Police found the machete but the man is still at large. He’s described as a Hispanic male with black hair, a mustache, possibly in his 30’s, and was last seen wearing a white T-shirt and blue jeans, say officers. They say there is no longer a threat.
12:22 p.m. Update – The man has been spotted near Segundo Dining Commons on campus, police say.READ MORE: Exclusive: Marysville Family Sends Message To Accused Wrong-Way Driver In Double Fatal Crash
12:10 p.m. Update – The man, also described as being in his mid-30s and having a shaved head, was last seen in the area of UC Davis campus.
DAVIS (CBS13) – Police in Davis are investigating reports of a male seen riding around on a bicycle with a machete.READ MORE: Roseville Taqueria Nixtaco Gains National Attention
At around 11:20 a.m. Monday, police say an armed male wearing a white T-shirt and blue jeans and riding a BMX bike was spotted in the area of Halsey Circle. Nearby, Marguerite Montgomery Elementary school sheltered in place as a precaution.
Officers are on-scene searching for the rider. Meantime, people are being urged to avoid the area.MORE NEWS: California’s Famed Giant Sequoias Wrapped In Aluminum As Wildfire Nears
Anyone who sees the man is asked to call 911 immediately.