Kingston Schools locked down after reports of suicidal subject nearby

Kingston Schools locked down for a short time Friday morning after reports of suicidal subject nearby.
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KINGSTON. Okla. (KXII) -- Kingston Schools was put on lock down on Friday morning after authorities received calls about a suicidal teen nearby.

Marshall County Sheriff Danny Cryer says they got a call from a mother who told them her son was threatening suicide.

They made contact with the teen nearby the school -- and as a precaution -- the school was put on lock down.

Cryer says the teen told them he was not threatening suicide, and deputies did not find any weapons to indicate the teen was a danger to himself or others.

The school resumed after 20 minutes, and the teen was taken for a mental health evaluation.



 
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