Orange County

Colonial High placed on lockdown due to anonymous tip about weapon on campus

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — Colonial High School was on lockdown after school officials said they received an anonymous tip about someone with a possible weapon on campus.

Officials said the tip was made through the Fortify Florida app, and law enforcement was immediately notified.


During a school lockdown, no one is allowed on or off campus.

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Sarah Wilson

Sarah Wilson,

Sarah Wilson joined WFTV Channel 9 in 2018 as a digital producer after working as an award-winning newspaper reporter for nearly a decade in various communities across Central Florida.

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