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Brunswick Co. high school placed on lockdown

Posted September 22, 2008 10:47 a.m. EDT
Updated September 22, 2008 11:00 a.m. EDT

— A high school in coastal Brunswick County has been placed on lockdown because a suspicious person has been seen in the area, school officials say.

North Brunswick High School, 114 Scorpion Drive in Leland, was placed under lockdown around 9:30 a.m., said Stephanie Jackson, public-information officer for Brunswick County Schools.

Law-enforcement officers are on the scene.

Jackson said parents would be called, informing them about the situation.