TPS: Modified lockdown lifted for 4 schools

Posted at 10:40 AM, Feb 18, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-18 12:54:49-05

TULSA – Four schools are no longer on modified lockdown after initially being placed on one as police investigated reported shots fired in the area.

Tulsa Public Schools sent a statement saying McKinley, Hamilton, Bell and Tulsa Met were placed on modified lockdown around 10:30 a.m. due to “shots fired in the area.” The modified lockdown was later lifted around 11:50 a.m.

According to TPS, Tulsa police along with Tulsa Campus Police responded.

Stay in touch with us anytime, anywhere.

Download our free app for Apple and Android and Kindle devices.

Sign up for newsletters emailed to your inbox. Select from these options: Breaking News, Severe Weather, School Closings, Daily Headlines and Daily Forecasts.

Follow us on Twitter

Like us on Facebook