911 call about reported weapon at dance leads to lock down of Springboro Jr. High

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SPRINGBORO- Police were called to Springboro Junior High School Friday night after receiving a 911 call reporting a subject was at the school with a weapon.

There was a dance being held at the school at the time of the call and school staff and students were present.

Officers arrived at the junior high and moved everyone to a safe location while the investigation was taking place.

With help from the school staff, officers were able to quickly determine the call to be a hoax. All students were released safely from the junior high.

According to a statement from Springboro Schools, the 911 call was traced to a student at Springboro Junior High School.

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Posted by Springboro Schools on Friday, November 15, 2019

The person suspected of placing the call has been taken into custody.

The investigation into the incident is ongoing.

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