Masked gunmen have attacked a university in the town of Garissa in northern Kenya.
Local media is reporting that people have been taken hostage inside Garissa University College.
There are reports of heavy gunfire and explosions.
Kenya Red Cross says authorities are at the scene.
— Kenya Red Cross (@KenyaRedCross) April 2, 2015
Kenyan universities are believed to have been put on a terror threat alert just last week.
— Francis Waithaka (@waithash) April 2, 2015