Lockdown lifted at Tarrant County College after reports of gunman on campus

Published April 16, 2013

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Officials lifted a lockdown at Tarrant County College in Forth Worth, Texas after a report of a man seen with a gun on campus Tuesday morning, MyFoxDFW.com reported. 

The lockdown was lifted around 1 p.m., but the campus is closed for the rest of the day. 

The school sent out an alert warning students and faculty to stay inside their classrooms and to use furniture for cover. They were also told to shut off any lights and close classroom blinds. 

Police were reportedly looking for an armed burlgarly suspect who had stolen a .22 firearm and was wearing a black hoodie, MyFoxDFW.com reported. 

Officials believed the suspect was in a wooded area behind the campus. 

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