Lockdown lifted following threat toward Frankford school

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Friday, December 8, 2017
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FRANKFORD (WPVI) -- A lockdown has been lifted following a threat on Friday morning toward a school in the Frankford section of Philadelphia.

It happened at the Philly First Charter School in the 4300 block of Tacony.

According to police, staffers received a call from a woman who reportedly threatened to shoot up the school around 9:45 a.m.

The school was placed on lockdown and police were called. The lockdown was lifted about an hour later.

There has been no report of any injuries.

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