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August 17, 2010
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Dallas campus on lockdown after reported gunfire

An e-mail from the school said: 'Shots fired. Campus on lockdown. Cops on the scene. Details to follow.'

Associated Press

McKINNEY, Texas — A community college about 30 miles north of Dallas has been put on lockdown after reports of gunfire.

An e-mail alert, sent shortly after 9:30 a.m. Tuesday to students and staff of the Collin County Community College District, warned that shots had been fired and that the central campus in McKinney was closed.

The e-mail said: "Shots fired. Campus on lockdown. Cops on the scene. Details to follow."

The campus website carried a message: "Shots fired at Central Park Campus."

Associated PressCopyright 2014 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

McKinney police did not immediately return messages from The Associated Press.

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