UPDATED: Schools in Lockdown and Hold and Secure After Gun Reportedly Seen in Brampton
Peel Regional Police have reported that several schools are under lockdown after a possible weapon was seen in Brampton.
Police received a call about the incident at 1:43 p.m.
Police, tactical units, and K9 units are in the area of Williams Pkwy. and Mackay St. after a gun was reportedly seen.
Victims, injuries, and suspect information are unknown at this time, say police.
Judith Nyman PSS and Williams Parkway PES are under lockdown according to police.
Police say Hilldale PES and St. Jean Brebeuf CES have gone under hold and secure.
Updates to follow.
UPDATED: Williams Pkwy PES was taken out of lockdown and put into hold and secure around 2:30 p.m.
UPDATED: Chinguacousy PSS and Jefferson PES were also placed under hold and secure just after 2 p.m.
UPDATED: All lockdowns and hold and secures have been lifted, police said just before 3 p.m.
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