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UMass Amherst cites hostile armed people

Posted at 3:50 PM, Feb 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-18 18:54:49-05
AMHERST, Mass. -- The University of Massachusetts says there's a report of one or two possible "hostile armed" people at a dormitory on its Amherst campus and is ordering people to shelter in place.
The university says on its website campus police have secured a perimeter around Pierpoint Hall.
 
There are no reports of injuries following Thursday night's warning. No other information is available.