Shasta College's Tehama Campus in Red Bluff was locked down Wednesday afternoon after a man with a rifle was spotted near the school, the Tehama County Sheriff's Department said.
Employees and students were later evacuated to a safe location, and the campus is closed for the rest of the day, the college announced on Twitter.
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A reporter for the Red Bluff Daily News wrote on Twitter that the suspect reportedly raised his rifle at deputies before being shot and killed.
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