Carson-Newman College placed on lockdown

By: Carrie Thompson
By: Carrie Thompson

Jefferson City (WVLT) - Carson-Newman College was placed on lockdown Wednesday night. Students were notified by text message.

Jefferson City 911 tells us they're looking for a burglary suspect who is believed to be armed. They say that person broke into a home near the college campus around ten Wednesday evening.

Right now, they're looking for that person, and all students are asked to remain in a safe location.

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