Kennesaw State gives all clear after gunman scare on campus

Kennesaw State gives all clear after gunman scare on campus

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A possible armed man was spotted on the campus of Kennesaw State University Friday afternoon.

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by 11Alive Staff, WXIA

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Posted on April 25, 2014 at 2:19 PM

Updated Friday, Apr 25 at 2:37 PM

UPDATE:

KENNESAW, Ga. -- Kennesaw State University officials said the campus is all clear after a possible gunman was spotted on the campus of the Georgia college.

ORIGINAL:

KENNESAW, Ga. -- A possible armed man was spotted on the campus of Kennesaw State University Friday afternoon.

Students received a text alert about a gunman on the school's Campus Green shortly after 2 p.m. The text read, "Possible armed man on Campus Green. There are reports of an armed man on the Campus Green. Shelter in and lock the door."

According to school officials, "Kennesaw State officials received a call about a suspicious man on campus with a possible weapon. Police are currently searching the campus but have not located anyone. As a precaution officials have placed the campus on lockdown."

Nothing has been found yet, according to the school public information officer.

The school campus was placed on lockdown as police investigate.

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