School Lockdown
Schools locked down as police search for pharmacy robber
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 05/07/2014 - 10:52am.

videoAn armed robbery at a Wilmington pharmacy led to a lockdown at nearby schools this morning. Wilmington Police say they are looking for a man who robbed Kings Pharmacy at S. College Road and Shipyard Blvd.

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NCCU campus police kill gunman
Submitted by Allyson Lorick on Tue, 09/24/2013 - 8:03am.

Police at North Carolina Central University in Durham say a gunman has been shot and killed near the southeast part of the campus.

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Brief lockdown this morning at two Bladen Co. schools
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 06/10/2013 - 10:47am.

Two Bladen County schools were under a lockdown briefly this morning after a suspicious person at one of the schools.

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UPDATE: Standoff suspect identified; police catch second suspect
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/30/2013 - 8:31am.

videoPolice have two men in custody after a traffic stop led to a standoff today and the lockdown of four schools for hours in Wilmington.

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All clear after brief lockdowns at three New Hanover Co. schools
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 12/17/2012 - 2:39pm.

video With a heightened sense of security since Friday's school shooting in Connecticut, three New Hanover County schools went on brief lockdowns today in two separate incidents.

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Three men arrested in connection to Thursday shooting
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 10/05/2012 - 7:33am.

Three men have been charged in connection with Thursday's shooting outside a house in the 600 block of N. 10th Street.

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Lockdown lifted at three Wilmington schools; alleged shooting victim not talking
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/18/2012 - 12:42pm.

Three Wilmington schools were on lock down briefly this afternoon after a report of shots fired in the area. Williston Middle School, Gregory Elementary School and Lake Forest Academy were locked down as law enforcement investigated.

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ROTC student's ceremonial rifle sparked school lockdown
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 05/11/2012 - 10:46am.

A lesson learned the hard way for one Ashley High School ROTC student. The student and his ceremonial rifle sparked a lockdown for three schools Friday morning.

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New Hanover Co. launches lockdown alerts via text and Twitter
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/26/2012 - 9:09am.

Parents worried about their child's safety at school can now get school lockdown alerts via Twitter or text message.

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School lockdowns ended
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 02/10/2012 - 12:15pm.

The lockdowns at Hoggard High School, Roland-Grise Middle School and the Learning Center are over.

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