University of Hartford student forces gunman from dorm room

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HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Three people, including two University of Hartford students, have been charged with forcing their way into a dorm room with a gun.

Police tell the Hartford Courant the occupant of the room opened the door after persistent knocking at about 2 a.m. on Tuesday.

He told police two men forced their way in and one pointed a small gun at his head. He told authorities he was able to push them back into the hall and lock his door. He says he then went back to sleep because he had a morning exam.

Twenty-year-old Stephane Idohou, 19-year-old Tyrone Davis, and 21-year-old William Wood, face charges including home invasion and attempted robbery.

They were ordered held on bond. It was not immediately clear if they have hired attorneys.

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Information from: Hartford Courant, http://www.courant.com

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