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UPD arrest two men on campus for weapon possession


UPD arrested two people in connection with a call made by a concerned student to the police department Wednesday morning. The call regarded possible weapons presented on the Hattiesburg campus.

Campus police stopped a car fitting the description on campus and arrested two male subjects, according to a press release. The men were in possession of handguns and illegal narcotics. Charges are pending against the individuals at this time.

The press release reported both were arrested without incident, and no threats were made to anyone on the Southern Miss campus.

UPD reminds everyone to contact them if you see something suspicious on campus. To report suspicious activity, call 601.266.4986.

Kathryn Miller
Executive Editor for The Student Printz, senior news editorial journalism major, double minor in French and fashion merchandising. I am a lover of words, old things and a foodie fanatic.

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