Why Buckingham High School was briefly on lockdown

Posted at 4:07 PM, Jan 16, 2015
and last updated 2015-01-16 16:07:34-05

BUCKINGHAM, Va. — A high school was temporarily on lockdown as police investigated a potential threat.

The administration at Buckingham High School was made aware of a possible weapon on campus.

School was locked down while school officer local and state police responded.

No one was hurt during the lockdown

The school was dismissed on time, confirmed an employee at Buckingham School Board office.

No weapon was found, the superintendent said.