Schools on lockdown

By Lloydminster Source staff

June 14, 2016 9:58 AM

Maidstone RCMP Media Release - Hold and Secure at Maidstone Schools
At 8:30 a.m. June 14, Maidstone RCMP were notified of an alleged threat made to the school(s) in Maidstone. As a precaution, Maidstone High School and Ratushniak Elementary School placed themselves in a hold and secure (exterior doors are locked and monitored and classes continue).
Students that were traveling on busses to the schools were diverted by police to the parking lot near Petro Canada and the schools are notifying parents. The Northwest School Division has also been notified.
Parents and the public are asked to NOT attend the school at this time as the doors are locked for safety reasons - this is part of a hold and secure.
RCMP officers are currently investigating.

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