Police Investigate Alleged Gun in School

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Rockford Police investigate a report of a student bringing a gun to school.

Roosevelt Alternative School was put on lockdown Thursday morning after staff received a tip that a student had the weapon in his possession.  By the time police arrived, they say the 18 year-old student had fled.

They have not been able to track him down and can’t say for certain whether he did bring a gun onto school grounds.

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