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FNS Photo by John M. Steiner Officer Robert Schlenvogt of the Jamestown Police Department walks across campus at the University of Jamestown on Thursday with Gary Van Zinderen, dean of students, during a lockdown as officials were searching for a student.

Student detained after lockdown at university


JAMESTOWN — A brief lockdown at University of Jamestown was lifted after police took a student into custody.

Robert Flores was found in downtown Jamestown after police searched both on and off campus, said Scott Edinger, Jamestown police chief. Flores has been cooperating with police while in custody, Edinger said.

The lockdown was issued about 10:45 a.m. after Flores threatened specific students, Edinger said. No one was injured in the incident.

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Charly Haley
Charly Haley covers city government for the Grand Forks Herald. As night reporter, she also has many general assignments. Haley is a graduate of Minnesota State University Moorhead, and her hometown is Sartell, Minn. Read more of her reporting about the city of Grand Forks at
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