Fresno State Professor Suspended

May 6, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Fresno State Police are confirming there is an ongoing investigation involving a professor at the university, but are not revealing any more details.The Fresno Bee reports 64-year-old professor of education, Joe Parks - a tenured professor - has been suspended after two students claimed he threatened to bring a gun to class and start shooting.

Parks denies making the threats.

Other students also say Parks didn't make the threats.

But the two students making the claim say parks was talking about a school shooting then told them, he wished he could bring his gun to school and shoot them.

The university says it's investigating the incident.