Vic High put in hold-and-secure after report of a weapon

Victoria High School was put in a hold-and-secure Wednesday after a report that someone had seen a person in the area with a weapon.

The hold-and-secure, which involves locking exterior doors while school activities proceed as normal, lasted about half an hour, said Victoria police acting spokesman Bowen Osoko.

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The incident began about 11:30 a.m.

Two people of interest were taken into custody at a location away from the school, Osoko said.

It's not clear if a weapon was found. Police are still investigating.

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