Police say 20-year-old Zavier Read, who is not a WVU student, pulled out a knife along Belmar Avenue, just off of campus on Wednesday night.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

MORGANTOWN, W. Va. (KDKA) — Police arrested a man suspected of walking around with a knife near West Virginia University’s campus.

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Police say 20-year-old Zavier Reid, who is not a WVU student, pulled out a knife along Belmar Avenue, just off of campus on Wednesday night.

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At the time, the school issued an alert that was sent out to students.

Reid was taken into custody on Friday and will be charged with brandishing a deadly weapon and destruction of property.

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Reid, who is from West Palm Beach, Florida, will be arraigned in Monongalia County Magistrate Court.