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A student waits to return to campus following (Credit: AP)

A student waits to return to campus following a lockdown at Central Connecticut State University. (Nov. 4, 2013)

Connecticut university lockdown

Reports of a person carrying a sword or a handgun led to a three-hour lockdown at Central Connecticut State University on Monday, but police said no weapons were recovered and there was no threat to the campus.

An armed officer moves through Central Connecticut State
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An armed officer moves through Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, Conn. (Nov. 4, 2013)

SWAT move through Central Connecticut State University in
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SWAT move through Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, Conn. (Nov. 4, 2013)

SWAT run in a line on the campus
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SWAT run in a line on the campus of Central Connecticut State University. (Nov. 4, 2013)

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Police keep watch on the campus of Central
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Police keep watch on the campus of Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, Conn. (Nov. 4, 2013)

A student waits to return to campus following
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A student waits to return to campus following a lockdown at Central Connecticut State University. (Nov. 4, 2013)

A Connecticut State Police helicopter circles James Hall
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A Connecticut State Police helicopter circles James Hall on the campus of Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, Conn. (Nov. 4, 2013)

Police officers respond to a report of a
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Police officers respond to a report of a suspicious person at Central Connecticut State University in New Britain, Conn. (Nov. 4, 2013)

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