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Lockdown lifted at Bristol Community College after report of armed intruder


FALL RIVER, Mass. ( -- A shelter in place order has been lifted at the Fall River campus of Bristol Community College after a false report of an armed intruder.

The school asked students and staff to shelter in place after receiving the report of an armed intruder in the G-Building at about 10 a.m.

In a statement released at about 11:30 a.m., school officials said the report was investigated by Campus and Fall River police. The report was found to be erroneous and normal operations resumed at 10:45 a.m.