UPDATE: Lockdown Lifted, Wentzville Police Issue ‘All Clear’

Updated @ 2:20 p.m.

The Wentzville Police Department has issued an “all clear” for the District. Dismissal will go on as planned.

WENTZVILLE, Mo. (KMOX) — Police aren’t being specific, but Heritage Elementary, Wentzville Middle and Holt High School are all on lockdown because of a situation unfolding in a nearby neighborhood.

The Wentzvile School District wrote on Facebook that all entrances and exits are locked at those buildings and dismissal will be on hold until they receive an all clear from the authorities.

Wentzville Police say they can’t comment on the situation but called it an active scene.

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