Hobbs High School Placed Under Brief Lockdown

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, NEW MEXICO - Some tense moments for teachers and students at Hobbs High School.

On Tuesday morning, the school was placed on a brief lockdown after police say they found three teens horsing around at a nearby park, playing with a BB gun rifle.

The lockdown happened just before 11:00a.m. Tuesday morning.

No one was arrested or hurt.

Police say the lockdown was simply a precautionary measure.