Morristown police find no threat after gun reported at high school Wednesday morning


MORRISTOWN, Tenn. (WJHL) – Additional officers from the Morristown Police Department were at Morristown-Hamblen East High School Wednesday morning after a student indicated that another student may have brought a gun to the school.

Officers identified and spoke with the individuals involved and determined there was no threat.

According to a Facebook post from the City of Morristown, Morristown-Hamblen West High School had also been placed on soft lockdown as a precaution.

***Update at 9:10am***Officers have identified and spoken with the individuals involved with the reported threat at…

Posted by City of Morristown – Government on Wednesday, November 6, 2019

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