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Gunman reported on Virginia Tech, campus on lockdown

This is a photo of the campus from a Virginia Tech webcam. This is a photo of the campus from a Virginia Tech webcam.

BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) - Va. Tech officials say a gunman has been reported on campus.

The university issued an alert on its website at 9:37 a.m. Thursday telling students and employees to stay inside and secure doors.

The alert says the gunman was reported near a dining center.

In 2007, a student gunman killed 32 students and faculty and then killed himself.

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