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**Alert - JCC campus threat phoned-in, campus on lock-out and lock-down of residence halls...

All activites and classes at Jamestown Community College have been cancelled for today after a threat was phoned into the city campus earlier this afternoon.  City Police and JCC officials say a white male of unknown age apparently phoned in the threat shortly before 2 this afternoon.  Jamestown Police Chief and Director of Public Safety Harry Snellings says the threat was apparently phoned into the college from a public phone at the Prendergast Library about 1:50 p.m.  Snellings says dispatchers were able to trace the call.  They also obtained a video from the library... which shows a suspect wearing a yellow raincoat... and, a blue knit hat with dark colored jeans and shoes.  All JCC buildings have been locked... and, cannot be entered right now... and the residence halls are also locked until the situation has passed.  Students will need their JCC I-D to get into residence halls.  All activities, including a campus Halloween Party, have been cancelled for tonight.  Anyone with information on the situation is asked to call Jamestown Police AT 483-7537... or the tips-line at 483-TIPS, or 483-8477.

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