Police activity puts Salem elementary school on lockdown

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SALEM, Ore. – A Southeast Salem elementary school was placed on lockdown Thursday afternoon over police activity in the neighborhood, district officials said.

Salem-Keizer School District officials said Pringle Elementary is under a lockdown while officers handle a call in the area.

All of the students and staff members are safe, according to a tweet sent out about 1:30 p.m.

No word on what prompted the police activity.

This is a developing story; updates will be posted as information comes in.

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