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Harding High School Placed On Lockdown After Threat Involving Firearm

Harding High School in Bridgeport
Harding High School in Bridgeport Photo Credit: Contributed

Warren Harding High School was placed on lockdown Monday following a threat involving a firearm, police said.

The lockdown, which has been lifted, was issued Monday afternoon after someone allegedly made the threat, said Av Harris, a spokesman with the Bridgeport Police Department.

Police responded and following an investigation and the threat was found to be unsubstantiated, Harris added.

School officials could not be reached for comment.

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