Lake Shore Middle School lockdown: Belle Glade school temporarily on lockdown after weapon report

No weapon was found

BELLE GALDE, Fla. -- Lake Shore Middle School was on lockdown for more than four hours today after reports that a weapon may have been taken into the school, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.

No weapon was found after an extensive search throughout the school.

The sheriff's office reports a person called deputies around 8 a.m. after seeing a group of kids across the street from the school holding what appeared to be a weapon. The witness told deputies they saw the group then enter the school.

Deputies searched each room of the school. 

Lake Shore Middle School is located at 425 West Canal Street North in Belle Glade.

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