Waukegan middle school lockdown lifted after possible threat

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Monday, December 12, 2016

WAUKEGAN, Ill. (WLS) -- A north suburban Waukegan middle school was placed on lockdown after a possible threat Monday morning.

The Miguel Juarez Middle School lockdown began about 11:30 a.m. at 201 N. Butrick Street after someone called police and said a person had walked into the school with a gun.

Police investigated and gave the school a thorough check. The lockdown was lifted after 20 minutes.