Police: Man arrested at OSU Mansfield illegally carrying concealed handgun

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MANSFIELD, Ohio (WCMH) — A man was arrested at OSU’s Mansfield campus Thursday after police say he was carrying a concealed weapon inside a campus building.

According to an alert, witnesses reported a man with a handgun inside the Conard Learning Center at 1650 University Drive. Initial reports indicated no threat was made.

After speaking with the person, police determined he had a concealed carry license. Police said the license does not allow people to be inside campus buildings with a weapon.

The gun was confiscated and the man was taken into custody.

Police said there is no threat to the Mansfield campus community based on this incident.

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