No Threat Found after Active Shooter Call

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Cambridge High School went into a lock down Wednesday after police received a call from a man claiming there was an active shooter in the chemistry lab.

The call came in to Cambridge Police Department around 8:40am. The man told authorities he was a chemistry teacher at the high school. The Cambridge School Resource Officer’s were immediately notified and the school was placed on lock down.

They were quickly able to determine the call was false. Patrol Officers also responded to assist. Officers cleared the school and didn’t local any threats or dangers.

After the all clear was given the district was lifted from lock down and the neighboring districts were notified as well.

The incident is under investigation.

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Nichole is WHIZ’s News Director/Anchor. She joined the WHIZ family while attending high school at Bishop Rosecrans, before taking a full-time position in 2005. Nichole is no stranger to the area. She grew up in Corning, Ohio and and graduated from Waynesburg College, where she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Communications emphasizing in Sports Broadcasting/Sports Information and Journalism.When not at work Nichole enjoys watching St. Louis Blues hockey, enjoying time with family, spending time outdoors and reading.If Nichole wasn't in broadcasting she'd probably have become a teacher.Nichole is married to a fellow sports fan Brandon. They have two sons Cameron and Xavier.