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Armed man holed up in a restaurant in the vicinity of Princeton University

PRINCETON, N. J. – Authorities in New Jersey say an armed man holed up in a restaurant across the street from the Princeton campus of the University.

The police says that there is “no known hostages” in the Panera Bread, but it is not clear what led to the conflict that began around 10 a.m. and Tuesday.

The authorities had shut down Princeton center and the two buildings on the campus of the university were evacuated as a precaution. Armed officers were held outside the restaurant with their weapons drawn while the negotiations continued.

No injuries were reported.

It was not immediately known if the shooter had a connection with the university. The classes are not in session at the university of Princeton, who is on spring break.

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