EagleTribune.com, North Andover, MA

May 3, 2013

Replica gun sends Pentucket High into lockdown

By Gretchen M. Putnam
Staff writer

---- — WEST NEWBURY — One person is under arrest following a report of a handgun at Pentucket Regional High School this morning.

The gun turned out to be a replica, said Groveland Police Chief Robert Kirmelewicz.

The school was locked down for a brief time. Officers from West Newbury, Groveland, Merrimac and Georgetown, Newburyport, Amesbury and State Police were on scene.

More on this story as it develops.