Police respond to Eastern York High School for threat, lockdown lifted

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LOWER WINDSOR TWP, York Pa- Eastern York High School was locked down this morning for a reported threat against a teacher. According to a letter distributed by the district, the school received a report that a student made a threat to harm a teacher with a weapon. The school was locked down from 7:35am-8:20am. The student accused of making the threat was immediately questioned and a search was conducted. Officials say at no time was a weapon brought out at school or used to threaten other students. If the student did make the threat, the district says the student could face criminal charges as well as school disciplinary measures.

This letter was sent to parents:

Letter to Parents August 31, 2016-page-001