Toy Guns Prompt Brief Lockdown at Worthen Elementary

GRANITE CITY, Ill. (KMOX) — Toy guns brought by students to Worthen Elementary prompted a brief lockdown of some Granite City school buildings, Friday morning.

Police say a parent who walked his children to school, confiscated the toys, and a bus driver later saw him carrying them in a field behind the school.

Police and Granite City School District officials investigated the matter and found no criminal offense or threat.

Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More From CBS St. Louis

Live Inspired
KMOX Podcasts

Listen Live