BREAKING NEWS: Ferrum College on lockdown – Officials cite suspicious person

This comes one day after a gunman was reported at Stony Brook campus in New York. — PID

Feb 26, 2008 (10″05 EDT) — has been told that Ferrum College has been placed on lockdown after officials say that a suspicious person was spotted on campus, but that there has been no specific incident.

According to Roanoke NBC affiliate WSLS, Franklin County dispatch said the college sounded its campus alarm system around 8:00 this morning following a report of a suspicious person in a building, and they are now searching. Full Report