Solon High School lockdown lifted, no weapons found

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SOLON, Ohio (WJW)– Solon High School was placed on lockdown for several hours on Thursday.

The Solon City School District said a bullet was found in a gym locker and a student reported a rumor of a gun on school grounds.

Students remain in their classrooms while staff and Solon police searched backpacks and lockers. Explosive detecting canines were also used.

No weapons were found, the district said.

“This was far from a normal school day, but absolutely necessary. We will not take chances with student safety,” the Solon City School District said in a message to families.

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