Gun threat on campus closes Washington College in Maryland

Nov 16 (Reuters) - A gun threat on campus on Monday closed Washington College in Chestertown, Maryland, school tweets said.

Tweets and a message on the school's website advised sheltering in place. Classes were initially temporarily suspended before the college was closed until further notice, the tweets said.

The college also released a statement of warning to the area via Twitter:

(Reporting by Suzannah Gonzales; Editing by Bernadette Baum)

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