Sabattus police report that Oak Hill Middle School went into lockdown Thursday morning.
On Thursday morning, a school bus driver reported overhearing a conversation between students about a gun during Wednesday afternoon’s ride home.
School administrators followed school policy and started the lockdown about 9:40 a.m., according to a statement from police.
Police went to the school to complete the lockdown and talked to a seventh-grade student, according to a statement from police. The student was released to his mother.
At no time was any threat made, and no gun was found, according to a statement from police. “Though no specific threat was made this morning, the school made the correct decision and conducted a lock down,” wrote Sabattus Police Chief Gary E. Baillargeon.
Sabattus police do not plan to file any charges.