UPDATE: Reports of Missing Gun Leads to Temporary Lockdown at Oshkosh School

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UPDATE: 11/2/2018 3:08 p.m.

We have an update on the incident involving a student at Oshkosh North High School.

The school was put on lockdown after the Oshkosh Police Department received a call from a school guidance counselor about an incident in the Town of Oshkosh.

According to officials, the call was about a student and about a possible gun missing from their home.

After a thorough investigation by police, they determined the juvenile detained from the incident was not a threat and there was no weapon involved.

ORIGINAL 11/1/2018 11:20 a.m.

Oshkosh Police is investigating an incident involving a student at Oshkosh North High School.

OPD says they received information from a school counselor of a North High School student that there had been an incident in the Town of Oshkosh.

This incident, according to those involved, included the North High School student and a gun.

OPD was told the student entered the North High School grounds and that a gun may possibly be missing from the student’s home.

As a result, the school was placed in a hard lockdown around 9:20 a.m. as a precaution.

Police say the student was found off school grounds by the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Department.

There is no danger to the public and no one was injured.

At around 10:15 AM, the Oshkosh Police Department told North High school that the situation was resolved.

The lockdown was then lifted.

A news conference is scheduled for 11:45 a.m.

Local 5 will update you on-air at noon.

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