12:16pm update: MCPD reports that a suspect is in custody.
Police have cleared Clarksburg High School to lift from lockdown status and resume normal school operations. Other schools in the area have been cleared to exit from shelter-in-place.
— MCPS (@MCPS) April 6, 2022
Clarksburg High School and Rocky Hill Middle School are currently on lockdown as a result of police activity in the area, according to Montgomery County Police.
MCPD sent a tweet out at 11:55 alerting the community of the situation.
FOX 5 reports that the lockdowns were prompted by suspicious activity outside the school building. Montgomery County Police are currently on the scene.
Clarksburg High School released a statement saying, “there is an emergency situation in the area of Clarksburg HS that has necessitated the school to move into an alert status. As soon as we have more information it will be communicated to families.”
We will post more information as soon as it becomes available.
— Clarksburg HS 🐺 (@Cburg_Coyotes) April 6, 2022
Clarksburg High School and Rocky Mill Middle School are on lockdown as a result of police activity in the area. Montgomery County Police are on scene.
— Montgomery County Department of Police (@mcpnews) April 6, 2022