Massachusetts college says on lockdown after 'armed intruder' reported on campus

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Posted: Feb 11, 2014 11:03 AM

BOSTON (Reuters) - Bristol Community College in Fall River, Massachusetts, said on Tuesday it had placed its facilities on lockdown and ordered students and faculty to shelter in place after a "armed intruder" was reported on campus.

The school has some 12,000 students spread across five campuses located north of Boston. Its Fall River campus includes nine buildings spread across 90 acres.

(Reporting by Scott Malone; Editing by Dina Kyriakidou)