Oceanside School Locked Down After Reports of Man With a Gun Near Campus …Update: Lockdown Lifted

An Oceanside school was locked down this afternoon after reports of a man with a gun near campus. Laurel Elementary School, at 1410 Laurel Street, was locked down at about 12:30 p.m.
KOMO reported:

An Oceanside school has been locked down after authorities received reports of a man carrying a gun near the campus.

Authorities said Laurel Elementary School (1410 Laurel Street) was locked down at about 12:30 p.m. after reports of a man with a gun near the school were received.

Local 10News has more:

Police told 10News that three students at the school were at recess and playing near a fence when a man approached them and told them they should run.

According to officers, the students got scared, went into their classroom and told a teacher — which prompted the lockdown.

UPDATE: Police lifted the lock down later this afternoon.

You Might Like


As a privately owned web site, we reserve the right to edit or remove comments that contain spam, advertising, vulgarity, threats of violence, racism, anti-Semitism, or personal/abusive attacks on other users. The same applies to trolling, the use of multiple aliases, or just generally being a jerk. Enforcement of this policy is at the sole discretion of the site administrators and repeat offenders may be blocked or permanently banned without warning. Guest posting is disabled for security reasons.

You Might Like