NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – Shortly before 11:00 a.m. on Monday, May 9th, Officers responded to Lake Taylor High School for the report of a person with a weapon. When officers arrived on scene, they were advised that two male students were involved in a fight, and one of the students allegedly dropped a gun before picking it up and fleeing the school. Out of precaution, Lake Taylor High School and Lake Taylor School were placed on a lockdown.
During the investigation, detectives identified both students involved, and charges are pending for the assault. The investigation is on-going as it relates to the firearm on school property.
No injuries were reported during this incident.
Anyone who may have information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or submit a tip using the P3Tips mobile app.
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