Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Southbridge Middle/High In Lockdown

UPDATE: SMHS students have been cleared for dismissal. Parents may pick up their student(s) at any point and students who take the bus home will be dismissed as the buses arrive back from the elementary routes.

The Southbridge Middle/High School was locked down Wednesday afternoon.

Police said all students and staff were safe and there is no immediate danger. They did not say why the shelter-in-place order was issued.

Parents and guardians will be notified by a phone call and email when students can be picked up, the school said.

A photo from a student that was sent to WBZ showed armed police officers walking through a 


  1. Seems someone mistook a stapler for a gun.

  2. Swingline 210 round capacityNovember 5, 2015 at 1:30 PM

    Ah, don't be so hard on the confused student.
    Most people in MA haven't ever seen an actual gun in real life but will now want to over regulate staplers too.


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