Wyo. man calls 2, self; attack locks down school

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A Natrona County Sheriff's deputy in tactical gear leaves the scene of a reported homicide at Casper College on Friday morning, Nov. 30, 2012, in Casper, Wyo. At least one person was killed and another was wounded Friday in an attack at Casper College, a community college in central Wyoming. It happened around 9 a.m., said school spokesman Rich Fujita.  (AP Photo/Casper Star-Tribune, Alan Rogers) MANDATORY CREDIT  TRIB.COM
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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Police say a man killed one person in a Casper neighborhood before going to a nearby community college campus and killing a faculty member and then himself.

Authorities say the suspect used an edged weapon in at least one of the killings Friday morning.

Police found the suspect and one victim at a science building on the Casper College campus, which was locked down as authorities assessed the situation. The other victim was found about 2 miles away.

Casper Police Chief Chris Walsh says the suspect wasn't believed to be a Casper College student, but it appears there was a relationship between him and the victims.

Walsh says there is no further threat to the community.

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