Byrnes High Placed On Brief Lockdown

Student in custody without incident

Patrick Gentry
September 24, 2018 - 12:21 pm

Byrnes High School was placed on a brief lockdown earlier today but the incident was cleared quickly and the lockdown was lifted.

The Duncan police chief says that the school was placed on a lockdown because a student was making threats. Reports say the school was locked down as Duncan police investigated, but the event ended peacefully who the student taken was taken into custody without incident.

District officials said they could not comment on the students name or possible disciplinary action.

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