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Chapel Lakes Elementary School in Lee's...
Chapel Lakes Elementary School in Lee's Summit Went On Lock Down
May 8, 2013
Sgt. Chris Depue
On 5/8/13 at around 4pm, officers
were called to the Chapel Lakes Elementary School in the 3700 Block of NE
Independence Avenue in Lee's Summit.
School officials there had placed
the school campus on lockdown after being informed that a person was seen on
the campus with a gun and that the person had tucked the gun into their
Officers responded to the scene and
located the suspects, a juvenile female and two juvenile males. The gun
in question was located and determined to be a BB gun.
juveniles were taken into custody and transported to Police Headquarters to be
released to parents. Charges will be pending upon review by juvenile
authorities. The school was removed from lockdown status once the
suspects were located.
The school is unique in that it is a
Blue Springs School District facility located within the city limits of Lee's
Character Patrol: Carolyn Jackson