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Police: Man Caught With Gun Outside Boston Graduation



    Man Carrying Gun Arrested Near Graduation

    Police say they arrested a man with a gun outside of a high school graduation in Boston.

    (Published Thursday, June 8, 2017)

    A man is in custody after police say they stopped him with a gun outside a graduation in Boston Thursday, police confirm.

    The incident happened at a graduation for Madison Park High School, which was held at Northeastern University's Matthews Arena.

    Northeastern University, which initially put out an alert to avoid the area, said around 8:15 p.m. that activity was returning to normal after the arena was deemed safe.

    Police say the man, who was on a bike, was not a student of the school or an attendee of the graduation.

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