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Call prompts lockdown at Fuquay-Varina Elementary

Posted April 14, 2015 4:19 p.m. EDT
Updated April 14, 2015 4:30 p.m. EDT

— ​Fuquay-Varina Elementary School was placed on lockdown Tuesday afternoon after police received a call in connection to the school.

According to investigators, an employee was threatened by her spouse, prompting the lockdown at about 2:15 p.m.

A Wake County Public Schools System spokeswoman said a number of police cars were on scene while an investigation was underway. The campus was safe and secure throughout the incident, she said.

No additional information was immediately available.