Fitchburg high school lockdown today, investigation ongoing – Fitchburg High school is currently on lockdown due to an active threat situation on Monday morning, The school is located at 140 Arn-How Farm Rd, Fitchburg, MA 01420, United States. Two students at Fitchburg High School were taken into custody after carrying knives to school. According to the Fitchburg police, staff members at the school The call came called officers at 9:30 in the morning due to potential threat that had been made against the school.
According to reports, the potential danger was the possibility that a male student who was 17 years old had brought a firearm to the school with him. As a safety measure, school administrators put the building on lockdown before beginning a search for the student in question. During the search, the building was kept under lockdown.
The student was apprehended for being in possession of a pocket knife while on school grounds after being spotted a short while later in the library. Another male student, this one 16 years old, who was with him at the time was also arrested for carrying a kitchen knife on school grounds. Both of these students were with him at the time.
According to report, two people are now in custody. Authorities are yet to officially released details regarding this incident. Further details will be updated when it becomes available. Fitchburg High School is a public high school in Fitchburg, Massachusetts. The school is part of the Fitchburg Public Schools district.
Both students were detained without a fight breaking out and escorted to the Fitchburg Police Department for questioning and investigation. Their identities have not been made public at this time. After it was confirmed that there was no active danger, the school administrators lifted the lockdown and operations resumed as usual.
The incident is still being investigated into by detectives from the Fitchburg police department. Further details will be updated when it becomes available.
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