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District: Lockdown lifted at Laurens District High after student brings pellet gun to school

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A spokesperson for Laurens District 55 said Laurens District High School was placed on lockdown Thursday as a precautionary measure.

Director of public relations Ed Murray said a student brought a pellet gun to school. School administrators are investigating if any other students brought pellet guns as well, but said they have only confirmed one at this time.

Outside law enforcement has not been contacted.

The lockdown was later lifted.

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