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UPDATE: Georgia's Kennesaw State lifts lockdown, cell phone mistaken for gun

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  KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) -- Police say a lockdown at Kennesaw State University in Georgia has been lifted after reports of a weapon in a man's pocket turned out to be a cellphone.
   The university's police department received a call about a suspicious man with a possible weapon around 2 p.m. on Friday. The campus was put on lockdown while police searched for him.
   When they located him around 3:30 p.m., police found the cellphone.
   Located in the fast-growing suburbs north of Atlanta, Kennesaw State is the third-largest public university in the state and has more than 21,000 traditional and non-traditional students.

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 KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) -- A lockdown at Kennesaw State University in Georgia has been lifted after reports of a possibly armed man on campus.
   University spokesman David Arnold says no one has been detained and the campus has been cleared Friday afternoon.
   University spokeswoman Tammy DeMel says in an email that officials received a call about a suspicious man on campus with a possible weapon.
   Live video from the WSB-TV helicopter showed multiple police walking around campus and barricades blocking some roads.
   Located in the fast-growing suburbs north of Atlanta, Kennesaw State is the third-largest public university in the state and has more than 21,000 traditional and non-traditional students.

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KENNESAW, Ga. (AP) -- Kennesaw State University in Georgia has posted an emergency alert on its website saying there is possibly an armed man on campus.
   University spokeswoman Tammy DeMel says in an email that officials received a call Friday afternoon about a suspicious man on campus with a possible weapon.
   DeMel says police are searching the campus but have not located anyone. The campus, located about 30 miles north of Atlanta, was placed on lockdown as a precaution.
   Live video from the WSB-TV helicopter showed multiple police walking around campus and barricades blocking some roads.
   Located in the fast-growing suburbs north of Atlanta, Kennesaw State is the third-largest public university in the state and has more than 21,000 traditional and non-traditional students.

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