- Associated Press - Friday, October 30, 2015

EMMAUS, Pa. (AP) - An eastern Pennsylvania high school will be closed following a three-hour lockdown that occurred after approximately 50 bullets were found at the school.

Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin confirmed that police recovered the .22-caliber bullets on the floor inside Emmaus High School on Thursday. No guns were found and no arrests have been made.

Martin says there was no “imminent threat” during the lockdown, which started at around 8 a.m. Students were dismissed at 11:15 a.m.

East Penn School District officials say the high school will be closed to students and staff on Friday to give police more time to investigate.

Copyright © 2019 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide