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Update: 2:02 p.m.: Lockdown Ends

IU Southeast lifted the lockdown at about 2 p.m. Thursday, according to IU Southeast’s Tweets. What was reported as a weapon “has been identified as an umbrella.”

Earlier: Indiana University Southeast’s New Albany campus is on lockdown Thursday afternoon following a report an armed person on campus, according to the school’s website.

IU Southeast issued the following message on Twitter a little after 1 p.m.: 

At about 1:40 p.m., IU Southeast Tweeted the following:

We’ll have more later as the situation develops.