January 10, 2018 04:41 PM
ROSEMOUNT, Minn. (AP) - Authorities say Dakota County Technical and Community College in the eastern Twin Cities was placed on lockdown after a report of a man with what appeared to be a firearm on campus.
The Rosemount campus gave the all-clear just before 3 p.m. Wednesday, about an hour and a half after the school was placed on lockdown.
The Dakota County Sheriff's Office says after an extensive search, authorities were unable to find the man. KSTP-TV reports authorities do not believe there is any known threat to the school.
According to the sheriff's office, the school bans firearms on its grounds.
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Updated: January 10, 2018 04:41 PM
Created: January 10, 2018 03:48 PM
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