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Montana State University is warning those on campus to hide inside a locked room.

The Gallatin County’s community notification system issued the following message at 12:54 p.m. Thursday:

“MSU Alert: This is a message from the University Police Department. Officers are responding to a situation on the campus. Seek shelter inside a room with a locking door. Close windows and blinds. Continue normal activity. Do not leave secured space until further instructions provided.”

The same message was posted to the university's Facebook page at roughly the same time. 

Further information on the incident was not immediately available.

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