Threat prompts lockdown at Marticville MS

Marticville Middle School was briefly placed on lockdown Wednesday morning after an individual directed a threat over the telephone at the school’s principal. State police were notified and responded, apprehending the individual near the school. Police charged the individual, who did not possess weapons. No one was injured during the incident.

The lockdown was initiated at 7:50 a.m. and was lifted at 8:15 a.m.