SCHOOL LOCKDOWN Texas ‘school shooter’ – MacArthur High School in Irving shut down due to ‘student with gun on campus’
A HIGH school in Texas was put on lockdown on Wednesday afternoon after reports of a student with a handgun on campus.
The Irving Police Department said that there were no known injuries, but students were not yet being released from MacArthur High School.
"MacArthur High School is currently in lockdown due to a possible threat of a student with a handgun," the department's Twitter said.
"There have been no injuries to anyone. No students are being released yet due to lockdown procedures.
"Multiple Irving Police Officer are on campus and ensuring everyone’s safety."
The district, Irving Independent School District, took to Twitter shortly before 5pm Wednesday to say that the school was on lockdown out of an "abundance of caution" after reports of an "alleged weapon on campus."
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