Santa Cruz County

Aptos Junior High on lockdown Monday

APTOS, Calif. - A lockdown at Aptos Junior High School was lifted around 2 p.m. Monday after deputies say there were reports of a suspected gunman nearby.

The sheriff's office was investigating a man who was trying to harm himself with a gun in the area of the school when the lockdown was put into affect.

The school has since been deemed safe and the lockdown was lifted shortly after.

comments powered by Disqus