Langston Focus School in Danville Goes on Lockdown After Threat

Danville, VA - A 14-year-old will be charged after Danville police say he threatened a student at Langston Focus School.

Police say they responded to reports that a student had a gun around 9:45 Wednesday morning. They say the teenager threatened a student saying he had access to a firearm. But they say no gun was ever seen.
Police tell us the teenager left campus and came back and was arrested. Police say teachers overheard the threat and followed proper protocol.
The school was on lockdown for more than an hour. No one was hurt.