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College student arrested for making threat against Mitt Romney

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ELYRIA, OH (WOIO) -

A 34-year-old college student arrested for inducing panic after making a threat against Mitt Romney.

It happened Monday morning at Lorain County Community College.

The college professor told police that her English class was working in groups when Shaquille Brown blurted out, "Can we leave because Romney is in town and I want to go shoot him."

The professor immediately reported Brown to campus security. Brown was then taken to Elyria Police.

According to the police report, Brown told officers that he did not have a gun to carry out his threat.

Brown was transported to the Lorain County Jail after being interviewed by the United States Secret Service. 

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