GREELEY, Colo. (CBS4) – A strange situation at the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley forced administrators to close Butler-Hancock Hall. A homeless person climbed into the rafters and wouldn’t come down.

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The university sent out a message about the closure on their Facebook page at 7:30 a.m. Thursday. They said police were negotiating with the man, who wasn’t armed.

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An emergency text also went out to students on campus about the situation.

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Eventually police were able to get the man down and into protective custody.