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Capitol workers tested in drill

State workers in the Nevada Capitol were put to the test Wednesday in a realistic drill to see if they paid attention during training on what to do if a gunman showed up.The building went on alert at about 8:30 a.m. as a public safety officer impersonating a real gunman entered the building and started shooting blanks.Capitol Police Chief Tom Navin said he was very pleased with the results of the drill.“The purpose of the drill was to familiarize employees with bringing their training into reality should an active shooter enter the capitol,” he said.He said the workers in the …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Nov 15, 2012 03:13AM Published Nov 15, 2012 03:11AM Copyright 2012 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.