East Hamilton school placed on hold and secure: police

Published October 23, 2020 at 4:06 pm

For a brief period of time on Friday (Oct. 23), Hamilton Police say they were forced place Memorial City School in the East End for an investigation.

In a Tweet sent out after the school’s dismissal, police said the lockdown was a ‘precautionary’ measure and that at “no time was there a threat to the school.”

Police have not disclosed the nature of the investigation but they said school operations were able to quickly resume as usual.

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