Update: As of 3:48 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2016, the man reported seen with a gun was returning from target practice and does not pose a threat.
The Bellingham Police Department received a report about a man seen carrying a gun near campus at 2:50 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2016, according to a Western Alert. The man was heading north at 22nd and Douglas Streets.
The man was described as a white male in his 20s of medium build, wearing a ballistic vest and a black assault rifle, according to the alert.
If you see the man, call 911.
This story will be updated as more information becomes available.