Lockdown lifted after reports of armed suspect at Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck prompt police response

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Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck, New Jersey. (Credit: Aliza Chasan/PIX11)

TEANECK, N.J. — Police responded to Fairleigh Dickinson University on Wednesday following reports of an armed suspect, a university spokesperson said.

The incident took place at the Metropolitan Campus of FDU in Teaneck.

As of 4:40 p.m, the shelter-in-place order had been lifted, officials said. The suspect was no longer a threat to the Metropolitan Campus, police said.

Officials have not released any additional information on the situation or on the suspect.

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