School Lockers

South Butler On A Partial Lockdown After 'Serious Threat'

A student is in custody and the lockdown is a precaution

January 07, 2019 - 9:17 am

PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - The South Butler School District is in a "precautionary lockdown" after a student was arrested this morning.

The district's website says Penn Township Police reported a serious threat to student safety and a student is in custody.

It says the lockdown is a precautionary measure. No visitors can enter school buildings and South Butler schools will operate with tightened security for the foreseeable future.

More information will be made on the district’s website as it is made available.

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