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State building temporarily locked down after security scare

Entrance to the Princess Ruth Keelikolani building. Entrance to the Princess Ruth Keelikolani building.

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Princess Ruth Keelikolani building was under lockdown Wednesday morning after a sighting of a possible gunman on the fourth floor was reported.

Officials then put the building under lockdown.

No suspect or weapon was found during the search.

The building, which is located at 830 Punchbowl Street, houses the State Tax Office and State Department of Labor and Industrial Relations Office.

Services were affected for about a half hour, but operations are now back to normal.

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