Update: WAHS lockdown

Warren Area High School was locked down for more than an hour Monday morning into afternoon.

According to Warren County School District officials, a threatening note was reported at about 10:45 a.m. and the building was locked down.

“A hand-written note was found in the boys restroom this morning indicating that an act of violence would occur at WAHS today,” according to a district release.

School officials, working with Pennsylvania State Police, identified a student suspect. That student was in state police custody shortly after noon.

“Shortly after noon, the school was taken out of lock-down and students assumed their regular schedule,” according to the release.