Gorham the University of Southern Main barricaded in the dorm with weapons..
Robert Caswell, a spokesman for USM, said the male student is a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity. He entered the Sigma Nu fraternity house at 24 School St. on Wednesday night and threatened to shoot other members. The house is located near Gorham’s downtown business district.
Caswell said police told him that the student, whose name is not being released, was intoxicated. The fraternity house was evacuated and no injuries were reported. Police surrounded the fraternity about 8:30.
“Everyone got out. The student is the only person in the house,” Caswell said. “He does have a gun.”