University of Massachusetts students alerted of a gunman on campus

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) – The University of Massachusetts says there’s a report of one or two possible “hostile armed” people at a dormitory on its Amherst campus and is ordering people to shelter in place.

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The university says on its website campus police have secured a perimeter around Pierpoint Hall.

There are no reports of injuries following Thursday night’s warning. No other information is available.

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