Newton High School on lockdown after receiving threatening phone - CBS46 News

Newton High School on lockdown after receiving threatening phone call

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NEWTON COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

According to Newton County Schools Public Information Officer Sherri Davis, Newton High School is on lockdown after the school received a threatening phone call. 

The school received the call around 9 a.m. Tuesday and went on preventative lockdown. Deputies from the Newton County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene. 

There is no timetable at the time of the lockdown. Students were scheduled for testing on Tuesday but it has been suspended for the day.  

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