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Gun incident prompts Wapato School District lock down

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WAPATO, Wash. - The Wapato School District says all of it's schools were put into full lock down about 1:35 this afternoon while police investigated some sort of incident with a gun in town.

A spokesman says the incident was not on school property, but students were held in locked classrooms as a precaution.

Police told the school district it was safe to call off the lock down about 2:20.

Classes were let out at their normal time, but afternoon buses were delayed a few minutes.

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