Active Shooter Detained on SMU Campus

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Active Shooter Detained on SMU Campus_-8860955923507953275

Published: 05/10/2013 05:00 PM CDT

The campus of Southern Methodist University and Stonewall Jackson Elementary School in Dallas were both briefly on lockdown Friday morning due to reports of an armed man in the area.

According to the Dallas Police Department, a man called police and said he wanted to harm himself. Authorities were able to detain the suspect without incident.

Meanwhile, as nearby school campuses went on lockdown as a precaution, SMU began tweeting that there was an “active shooter” on campus near Airline and Dyer.

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