- Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Middle Gate Elementary School entered “lock-in” mode for about 45 minutes on Wednesday, October 22, while police investigated the circumstances surrounding the presence of an unidentified man who was spotted on the school grounds.
There were no injuries in the incident, police said.
Through their probe, police determined that situation amounted to “a misunderstanding,” said police Sergeant David Kullgren.
- Monday, October 7, 2013
UPDATE (11:45 am): The lock-in has been lifted from both schools. Police activity continues, but one person is reportedly in custody and situation is contained.
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Newtown Police are responding to an unspecified incident in Sandy Hook.
Newtown High School and Newtown Middle School campuses have been put into lock-in mode.