Report of Gun Prompts Police Response at Norwich School

There will be a police presence at Kelly STEAM School in Norwich Tuesday after a report that a student may have brought a gun to school Monday.

According to a post on the Norwich Public Schools website, the school was placed on lockdown Monday when school officials received the report, and police were called in to investigate.

The building and grounds were searched, and no gun was found.

Police remained on scene as a precaution Monday and there will be a police presence Tuesday.

Students were safe during the incident, officials said.

“It is important to remember that if you see or hear of any potential threat, that you notify the police and school immediately,” the post on the school website read.

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