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CCSU Student Who Set Off Campus Lockdown Arrested Again

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DAVID KYEM
In this Monday, Nov. 4, 2013 photo provided by Central Connecticut State University senior David Kyem, 21, son of CCSU geography professor Peter Kyem is seen outside a campus building in New Britain, Conn. Reports of a person carrying a sword led to a 3-hour campus lockdown. Kyem, 21, was charged with breach of peace and posted bail Monday. His father says his son caused the commotion while returning to his dorm in a costume after attending a party. University spokesman Mark McLaughlin says off | AP
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HARTFORD, Conn. -- HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The student who set off a lockdown at Central Connecticut State University when he arrived on campus wearing an apparent Halloween costume that included a sword and a BB handgun has been arrested a second time.

Campus police chief Chris Cervoni says David Kyem was arrested Tuesday because he was found on campus after being warned not to return until meeting with school officials. Kyem was charged with criminal trespassing, and told to appear for court Nov. 14.

Kyem was already facing a hearing on a breach of peace charge related to Monday's commotion.

The 21-year-old senior from Newington did not return phone messages Tuesday. His father Peter Kyem, a school professor, said his son made a mistake when he wore the costume to the campus in New Britain.

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