Four schools in the Pittsburgh Public School District were placed on lockdown Wednesday.
A school district spokesperson tells Pittsburgh’s Action News 4 that Pittsburgh Crescent, Faison, Student Achievement Center and Westinghouse were locked down as police were in pursuit of a suspect following a report of shots fired in the area.Police said a ShotSpotter alert was detected in the 1000 block of Brushton Ave. Wednesday afternoon.
There were no reports of any victims or property damage.
Those lockdowns have been lifted.
All Pittsburgh Public Schools were operating on modified lockdowns Wednesday as a precaution in the aftermath of the the deadly mass shooting at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas