Mistaken identity leads to MSUM lockdownMoorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - A scare at MSUM overnight led to a campus-wide lockdown.
By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY
Moorhead, MN (WDAY TV) - A scare at MSUM overnight led to a campus-wide lockdown.
Authorities and student initially suspected an armed man on campus in Hagen Hall. Students called police after seeing a man with an object believed to be a gun.
Police responded to the scene around 1:45 this morning. The school sent an emergency alerts to warn students and staff. A short time later, the all clear was given. The man turned out to be a janitor and the object was a cleaning item.