Morton East High School in Cicero on Lockdown Due to Claims of Gun in the Area


School officials in Cicero reported that on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019, Morton East High School is on lockdown.

It has been confirmed by CBS Chicago that the school is on a precautionary lockdown. There is no active shooter.

School officials stated that “students and staff are safe inside our building.” At this time, no one is allowed to enter or exit the school.

According to Cicero police, a student claimed that another student had a gun, therefore, the school was placed on lockdown in order to investigate safely.

Security is investigating the claim, and nothing has been found thus far.

This is an ongoing investigation. Guardian Liberty Voice will continue to publish updates as they are made available.

By Jeanette Vietti


CBS Chicago: Morton East High School In Cicero On Lockdown

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