Mehlville High School lifts lockdown after threat to ‘invade’ school

Published: Sep. 26, 2022 at 12:42 PM CDT|Updated: Sep. 26, 2022 at 12:43 PM CDT
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ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV) - The lockdown at Mehlville High School was lifted Monday after police found the source of the threat.

The school was put under lockdown Monday after a threat to “invade the school during the 12:32 p.m. passing period,” the school district said. Students stayed locked in their classrooms and nobody was allowed to enter or exit the school.

Police and the school were able to identify the source of the threat. The school district the threat was airdropped to students and staff.