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Weapon report prompts lockdown at Petersburg middle school

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PETERSBURG, Va. (WTVR) — A search was held at a Petersburg middle school after reports of a student having a weapon.

Petersburg police confirmed that Peabody Middle School was on lockdown because of the report.

Officials said no weapon had been foundĀ as 1 p.m.

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