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Officer Robert Schlenvogt of the Jamestown Police Department walks across the campus at the University of Jamestown Thursday with Gary Van Zinderen, dean of students, during a lockdown as officials search for a student. (John M. Steiner / The Sun)

Police: Student detained after allegedly threatening students


A lockdown at the University of Jamestown was lifted about 11:30 a.m. Thursday after police took student Robert Flores into custody. The lockdown was issued about 10:45 a.m. after Flores allegedly threatened specific students and then went missing, said Scott Edinger, Jamestown police chief. No one was injured in the incident, and the students who allegedly were threatened have been followed up with.

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Charly Haley
Charly Haley covers city government for the Grand Forks Herald. As night reporter, she also has many general assignments. Haley is a graduate of Minnesota State University Moorhead, and her hometown is Sartell, Minn. Read more of her reporting about the city of Grand Forks at
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