Possible Armed Subject Response at Del Norte High School - 6/9/2021 @ 6:45 PM

Possible Armed Subject Response at Del Norte High School - 6/9/2021 @ 6:45 PM

We want to thank all of the outstanding law enforcement departments who responded. Their professionalism and commitment to the safety of our schools is something that every person in Del Norte County should be proud of. Further questions should be directed to the Crescent City Police Department. You can reach them at 707-464-4191.

 

The Crescent City Police Department released the following statement earlier this evening:

 

DNSO dispatch received a phone call from a subject who stated they were armed with a rifle and a handgun at the graduation ceremony taking place at the high school. The subject also made threats via telephone, stating that they were going to start shooting. Several agencies quickly responded to the high school and escorted people out and searched for the subject. Currently, a suspect vehicle with occupants is detained and an investigation is taking place. We will update you as soon as we have further information. We have no reports of any injuries taking place during this incident.
 
Anyone with any information about this is urged to call dispatch and report it. 707-464-4191.