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UPDATE: BB Gun Caused PSU Lockdown Scare

Authorities confirmed the situation was under control around 4:45 p.m., CBS Philly reported.

It was a BB gun that caused the lockdown at Penn State’s Abington campus on Thursday afternoon, CBS Philly reported. 

"Person with weapon has been found and is in police custody. Not a real gun; no one ever in danger. Lock down ended. Normal operations resume," Penn State announced on Twitter around 4:50 p.m.

Authorities confirmed the situation was under control around 4:45 p.m., CBS Philly reported.

A gunman was reported on the Penn State Abington campus around 3 p.m. Initial reports suggested it may have been a shotgun. The campus was put on lockdown, and students were asked to "shelter in place." 
The Truth June 05, 2014 at 06:07 PM
Ught-o, guess we're gonna have to start restricting BB guns now...
the truth is a dope June 06, 2014 at 03:50 PM
Yes. Quite the DOPE.
The Truth June 07, 2014 at 09:49 AM
"Truth is a Dope" a ninny like you can't handle a BB gun...you'll shoot your eye out kid...
Liberty 1 June 05, 2014 at 07:09 PM
Wait.....isn't PSU a gun free zone?
Mary AGB June 06, 2014 at 11:53 AM
Why are all you commentors being so sarcastic? You should know by now how serious these gun incidents are.

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