Santa Barbara
57° F
Clear
Clear
Santa Maria
58° F
Overcast
Overcast
San Luis Obispo
58° F
Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
Ventura
57° F
Clear
Clear

Moorpark High Locked Down After Threat

Published On: Dec 24 2013 08:05:02 PM CST
Updated On: Dec 19 2013 10:41:37 PM CST

Deputies: Student linked to note found dead on nearby train tracks

MOORPARK, Calif. -

A Ventura County high school was placed under lockdown as authorities investigated a threatening note found on campus around 8 a.m.

All of the students were evacuated from the campus. School Administration canceled classes for the remainder of the day.

At least 70 deputies and three K-9 units conducted a precautionary sweep of the campus.

A short time later they found a 16-year-old body, believed to have written the note, dead on nearby railroad tracks.  It appears he had stepped onto the tracks in front of an oncoming passenger train.  

Comments

The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms Of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. 
blog comments powered by Disqus