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Berea Community Schools placed on lockdown

Posted at 3:01 PM, Dec 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-20 15:02:16-05

BEREA, Ky. (LEX 18) — Berea schools were briefly placed on a lockdown after a threatening phone call was made to the school.

According to police, Berea Community Schools were temporarily locked down after someone called the school and made an unspecified threat. Officers were able to trace the call to Detroit, Michigan.

The school was released from lockdown after 45 minutes.