High School On Lockdown While Police Investigate Threat; Requesting Prayers

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October 15, 2018

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An Arizona school has been placed on lockdown, according to "AZFamily." At this time, we are asking our readers to keep everyone involved in your thoughts and prayers!

https://twitter.com/abc15/status/1051904847312650240

Avondale police are on the grounds of La Joya Community High School due to a potential threat. The Tolleson Union High School District said that the high school was placed on lockdown at around 11 a.m. on October 15, 2018.

https://twitter.com/azfamily/status/1051889208149696512

Neither school officials or the police have stated why the school was placed on lockdown. They did, however, send an autodialer to the parents. According to reports, a follow-up letter will be sent out later today.

https://twitter.com/Dwightsrealnews/status/1051898250087653378

"We are currently conducting an investigation at La Joya High School. The school is currently on lockdown for precaution. At this time we ask that you please avoid coming to the school. We will be posting updates as more information becomes available," Avondale Police Department wrote on Twitter.

https://twitter.com/avondalepolice/status/1051903419798020099

There are no further details available at this time.

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Please keep everyone in your thoughts and prayers!