Masked Gunmen Rob SIU Students in Their Dorm Room

CARBONDALE, Ill. (KMOX) — A scary incident on the campus of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale Wednesday.

A campus-wide safety alert was issued after two masked gunmen pushed their way into Neely Hall and backed several people into a room.

They stole cash and a cell phone before taking off.

Students were urged to lock their doors, but campus police stressed that the campus was NOT on lock down.

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