Skip to main content

St. Paul HS briefly placed on lockdown after rumor of student having a weapon

  • Author:
  • Updated:
    Original:

Como Park Senior High School in St. Paul was placed on lockdown Monday after a student overheard another student saying he had a gun.

The lockdown happened before noon Monday, reports note, and was lifted before 1 p.m., the school says.

The Star Tribune says the student who made the claim is being interviewed, noting no gun had been found and no shots were fired.

Police are investigating the incident, the school notes.

Next Up

Screen Shot 2022-10-06 at 1.11.01 PM

Popular Apple Valley ice arena could be replaced

A concept plan to transform the ice arena is being considered.

21a171abc8c6a3619739a786eed516a563206c38bec4a972944e80fa213b9ab6

Low river levels bring cancellations for St. Paul-New Orleans Viking cruises

The low water also impacted some barge traffic making its way down the river.

10.6 Tempest Weather Thumbnail

Drought tightens grip as Twin Cities reaches 'extreme' level

By this time last year, drought was fading fast in Minnesota.

Screen Shot 2022-10-06 at 11.23.49 AM

Woman missing since car crash has been found

The 49-year-old is believed to have been driving when the crash happened.

COVID-19 vaccine testing Mall of America

Minnesota's COVID-19 update for the week ending Tuesday, Oct. 4

The 7-day average number of cases has been dropping.

Life Link

Man airlifted after being pinned under truck in northern MN

The incident happened near Nisswa, Minnesota.

Screen Shot 2022-10-06 at 8.37.44 AM

St. Paul company ends corrugated manufacturing, cutting 130 jobs

The facility produces around 200,000 tons of corrugated packaging every year.

police lights squad car dark - Unsplash

Sartell woman, 94, killed in collision with semi-truck

The crash happened in Haven Township near St. Cloud.

Related

Student arrested in St. Francis HS bomb threat

School officials say students and faculty were secured in their classrooms after reports came in of a bomb being placed somewhere in the school.The student was not identified but faces charges of making terroristic threats.

Tech High School

St. Cloud school placed on lockdown after student fights break out

Multiple police officers had to be sent to the scene.