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Texas community college shooter rampage drill goes awry

An Irving, Texas, community college drill to help prepare the school for a shooting rampage caught some faculty and students off guard, setting off panic that the gunshots ringing out were real.

The problem was that when the campus police of North Lake College implemented the training program for faculty and staff, there was no comprehensive notification of the school’s students.

Students and faculty were taken by surprise on Oct. 5 when they heard the sounds of a gun being fired in one of the campus buildings.

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