Welcome to our website!

Welcome to our website!

Welcome to our website!

Western Springs police evacuate Lyons Township High School

Lyons Township High School in west suburban Western Springs was evacuated Saturday afternoon as police searched the building for a person with a gun.

About 12:50 p.m., officers responded to Lyons Township High School’s South Campus, 4900 W. Willow Springs Road, to investigate a report that someone entered the school with a gun concealed in his pants, according to Western Springs police. A person told officers they saw the suspicious man headed toward the school’s pool facility.

The man, described as white, in his early 40s, of average building and wearing a ball cap, dark sweater and tan pants, was said to have had a noticeable bulge in his right pants pocket, police said.

Officers worked with school officials to clear the building and search the school, police said. The school was declared safe at 3:55 p.m. and nothing suspicious was found.

Source link

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *