OAK PARK, Ill. (WLS) -- Oak Park River Forest High School briefly went on soft lockdown Tuesday morning due to a "rumor of a threat to the school," officials said.
Karin Sullivan, OPRF Director of Communications and Community Relations, said administrator worked with law enforcement to investigate the rumor. A student saw a social media post she thought indicated a weapon on campus.
As a precaution, officials closed the campus in west suburban Oak Park. Parents were notified via robocall.
Authorities found there was no threat to the school. The soft lockdown was lifted around 10:45 a.m.
The Sun-Times Media Wire contributed to this report.
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