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Utica College in central New York sent messages on social media late Monday morning asking students to shelter in place after the school “received threats from an individual who stated that he was armed with a weapon,” according to Utica police 스타 유즈 맵 다운로드. Students were being evacuated and escorted to a safe location.
The Utica City School District also went into lockdown.
Entrances to the college campus, 50 miles (80 kilometers) east of Syracuse, were blocked off by police 레코드박스 다운로드. Friends and family of students gathered on the sidewalks nearby to wait for news.
“My daughter’s been texting me … I’m in shock,” Joanne Hajec, of Whitesboro, told the Observer-Dispatch of Utica 위대한 바빌론 다운로드.
State police, the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office and Utica City Police were on the scene.
The small, private college, founded in 1946, enrolls more than 5,000 full- and part-time students on its 128-acre campus and online, according to its website 19 Single downloads. It has seven residence halls and 138 full-time faculty members.
John Brewer, of New York Mills, himself a former Utica College student, said he had received texts from his sister, who was on campus, but wasn’t sure if he should respond Hi Francesca Season 1 Download.
“At this point, I’m afraid to text. If they need to be quiet the vibration even could make a noise,” he said.