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Campus attack thwarted, police say

ORLANDO, Fla. — A University of Central Florida drop-out planned an attack on campus but committed suicide instead, authorities said Monday.

Materials found in his dorm room made it appear that 30-year-old James Oliver Seevakumaran planned a wider attack, authorities said at a news conference.

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