Soap Lake schools placed on brief locked down after reports of a man with a firearm
— Soap Lake, WA
The Soap Lake schools were placed under lock down for approx. 20 minutes Friday morning after several students reported seeing a man with a firearm.
The man was seen walking his dog behind RISE Academy on Main Avenue East near downtown.
In searching the school property and surrounding area, along with the city limits of Soap Lake the Soap Lake PD found two people that closly depicted the descriptions given however neither of the two men had a firearm.
The Soap Lake Police Department said the lockdown may have caused stress but student safety is the first priority
Soap Lake is a neighboring town of Moses Lake located 26 miles north of Moses Lake North along SR-17