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Lockdown planned for city schools
All Fredericksburg city public schools will be on lockdown today at 2 p.m. due to a planned administrative security event, according to a Fredericksburg alert.
“We are not involved and have no information about it,” said Fredericksburg Police Spokeswoman Natatia Bledsoe in an email this afternoon.
Two alerts went out notifying the public of the planned lockdown.
The first alert went out at 1:57 p.m. and said this: “All FCPS Schools will be on lock-down today at 2:00 P.M. due to a planned administrative security event.”
A second alert went out at 2 p.m. and said this: “All FCPS Schools will be on lock-down today at 2:00 P.M. due to a planned administrative security event.”