Teen arrested after Jacksonville High put on lockdown

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) — Jacksonville High School was put on lockdown Tuesday morning around 9 a.m. due to a report of a weapon on campus.

Jacksonville police sealed off entrances, and parents were notified by text and phone calls.

The lockdown was lifted about an hour later, once authorities determined there was no longer a threat.

Officers arrested Clarence Lamb Jr., 17, of Jacksonville.

Lamb faces charges of having a weapon on educational property and resist,obstruct,delay of a public officer.

Jacksonville police said the investigation in under further investigation.

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