UPDATE: Two MU students arrested, suspended after cotton ball incident

Wednesday, March 3, 2010 | 9:00 p.m. CST; updated 10:50 p.m. CST, Wednesday, March 3, 2010

COLUMBIA — The university acknowledged that it took action more swiftly than normal Wednesday in temporarily suspending two MU students who were arrested in connection with the scattering of cotton balls at the Gaines/Oldham Black Culture Center.