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    Parents panicked when they got word about a lockdown at Start High School after a teen brought a loaded gun to school on Monday morning.
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Parents panicked when they got word about a lockdown at Start High School after a teen brought a loaded gun to school on Monday morning.

Several parents arrived at the scene upset. They received text messages from their children about the incident and wanted to take them home during the lockdown.

Parents like Timothy Butler lined up across the street from the school waiting to find out just what was happening. His sophomore son informed him about the incident. "He said there was a kid in the school with a gun and they're looking for another kid. He's okay, I'm just asking, can he be released?"

Todd Magrum felt the same way. "I just want to make sure my kids are okay."

Doris Jones left work to come to the school. "My son text me at like 11. I was on lunch at work. So I left work to see about my child."

No students were hurt in the incident, but the school was locked down for more than two hours to allow a K9 unit to search classrooms and lockers for additional weapons.

Parents could only wait in the rain.
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