Two Davenport schools placed on lockdown Tuesday
DAVENPORT — Two schools in the Davenport Community School District were placed on lockdown Tuesday afternoon, September 26th.
Harrison Elementary School and Davenport North High School were locked down from about 11:30 a.m. until about 12:15 p.m., according to Dawn Saul with the Davenport School District.
Davenport police said they responded to a call of a suspicious person on Gaines Street.
“The caller described what they thought was a person who had a firearm,” said the police statement.
Police said the call was not related to the schools and the lockdown was just a precautionary measure.
After conducting a search, officers found no issues in the area.