Pellet guns at school; Lock-down lifted

Laurens District High School was put on lockdown around 2:30pm on Thursday after a student was found with a pellet gun on campus (info from:

According to District spokespersonEd Murray, a student was found with a pellet gun and that studentinformed school administration that other students on campus had pellet guns too. Murray said the school was locked down until the claim could be substantiated and the other pellet guns found.

Reports indicate that the lockdown was lifted around 3pm. No other pellet guns were found - the student was placed into DJJ custody. 


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