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Lockdown lifted, no weapon found at Sunnyside H.S.

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Lockdown lifted, no weapon found at Sunnyside H.S.

By Ina Ronquillo. CREATED Oct 4, 2013

TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - Sunnyside High School was been placed on lockdown while authorities searched for a possible weapon on campus.

Mary Veres, public information officer with SUSD tells KGUN9 that two female students reported seeing another student carrying a gun on campus and reported the incident to administration.

Sunnyside High School is located at 1725 East Bilby Road.

School officials placed the school on lockdown while Tucson Police conducted a room-to-room search of the school.

Veres said parents were alerted via an alert text message system..

KGUN9 has a crew headed to the scene.

Ina Ronquillo

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Ina is a Southern Arizona native. She graduated from Nogales High School and then received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Arizona with a double major in Media Arts and Communication.