RCMP initiate lockdown at Westisle Composite High School, determine all safe

September 15, 2017
West Prince, Prince Edward Island

News release

West Prince RCMP were notified of a potential threat (involving a firearm) at Westisle School around noon today and attended the scene immediately.

As a precaution for the safety of everyone on site, a lock-down was initiated until it could be confirmed that there was no danger at the school.

One person was taken to the detachment for questioning and investigation still underway. RCMP are pleased to report that no one was harmed, and the lock-down functioned well.


Contact information

Cpl. Lisa Jones
West Prince RCMP

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