SKOKIE, Ill. – The lockdown has been lifted at Niles West High School after an investigation into reports of a gun at school.
A parent of a student contacted police. That parent’s student stated a fellow classmate had brought a gun to school.
The school was placed on lockdown while police investigated.
Police say they found an air soft bb-type pistol and two juveniles were detained.
The lockdown was lifted and there were no injuries at the school.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 847-982-5900.
Niles West High School lock down has been lifted, Scene secured, No injuries more information to follow.
— Skokie Police (@skokiepolice) October 2, 2017