SOUTHBRIDGE (CBS) — The Southbridge Middle/High School was locked down Wednesday afternoon after students reported seeing a weapon.
The building was put into shelter-in place lockdown and no weapon was found.READ MORE: TD Garden Requiring Vaccination Or Negative COVID Test For Bruins, Celtics Games And Concerts
Sources tell WBZ that a student was waving a stapler, and other students thought it was a gun.READ MORE: Woman Arrested For Stabbing Morton Hospital Worker
A photo from a student that was sent to WBZ showed armed police officers walking through a hallway.
Police said all students and staff were safe and there was no immediate danger.MORE NEWS: Retired Hudson, New Hampshire, Police Sgt. Donna Briggs Killed By Hit And Run Driver
The school was cleared shortly before 3 p.m. and students were dismissed.