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Maplewood elementary locks down

Responding to a threat from a student's relative, Carver elementary locked down Monday. Family members alerted the school that the relative in question has access to a gun and may try to take the student out of school. Students will attend class with heightened safety measures while police investigate.
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Responding to a threat from a student's relative, Carver elementary locked down Monday. Family members alerted the school that the relative in question has access to a gun and may try to take the student out of school. Students will attend class with heightened safety measures while police investigate.

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