Midland High on lockdown Thursday afternoon

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UPDATE: The person who was taken into custody has been released. The investigation is ongoing but no charges are pending at this time. There will be a news conference at 10 AM at the Central Office.

UPDATE: The lockdown at Midland Senior High School has been lifted, and students are being released. There were no injuries to students or staff. No shots were fired. One suspect is in custody, but charges aren’t known at this time.

UPDATE: Buses have been allowed to leave campus.

MIDLAND, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – According to the Midland ISD communications office, Midland High School is currently on lockdown.

The office says this decision was made out of an “abundance of caution” based on a crime stoppers tip.

Officers are currently on campus and are asking parents not to come to campus at this time.

Parents have been notified and we are working to find more information.

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