UPDATE: Student in custody following lockdown at Whitehall School District

The Whitehall School District entered into their emergency protocol this morning following suspicious activity off school grounds.

School administrators received a report from local authorities that a high school student had allegedly made a threat outside of school that involved a firearm. The school was immediately put on a level four lockdown. Police located the student who made the threat and took him into custody without incident.

No weapon was found following a search of the school and school grounds. The lockdown was lifted at 11:15 a.m.

A message was sent to parents.

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