Andrews Elementary School Put On Lockdown

Andrews Elementary School Put On Lockdown

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ANDREWS - Students, parents and school faculty in Andrews had a bit of a scare on Friday afternoon when their school had to be put on lockdown.

Around 3:30 p.m., Andrews Police and Andrews County Sheriffs deputies were called over to Devonian Elementary about possible shots fired.

It turned out to be a false alarm.

Officials did a sweep of the school and did not find anything suspicious.

After further investigation, it turned out that a nearby transformer blew out.

Fortunately no one was hurt.