The Arkansas State University campus was placed on lockdown on Sunday afternoon, after reports of one or more armed men seen on the campus.

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At least one student tweeted about the incident as it happened:

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CBS reports that the men were seen near the school’s Student Union building.

The university tweeted that the lockdown had been lifted on Sunday afternoon; we will update this post when more information becomes available.

Update - KAIT News reports that the incident was actually triggered by a group of students who were filming a video that involved costumed students playing gunmen. From a statement released by the university:

Apparently students were filming a video project near the Union, and costumed actors were reported as possible campus intruders. These students have been located and interviewed by University Police Officers. As a result, it has been confirmed that there was no gunman.

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