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Gun call prompts “hold and secure” at schools in Fenelon Falls

KAWARTHA LAKES-Fenelon Falls Secondary School and Langton Public School in Fenelon Falls were placed in a “hold and secure” this morning after a gun call came in to the OPP.

Police say officers from the City of Kawartha Lakes detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police responded to a call for service related to a suspicious male in the Fenelon Falls area just before 10am. Police confirmed to Kawartha 411 it was initially a gun call.

As a result of the initial information, both Langton Public School and Fenelon Falls Secondary School were placed in a hold and secure for precautionary reasons. The investigation determined that there was not a safety threat and the hold and secure was promptly lifted according to police.

 

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Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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