‘All-clear’ given after report of firearm at Hylton High School

Hylton High School in Woodbridge, Virginia, was given the all-clear by police Monday afternoon after a report of a firearm on school grounds.

Prince William County Police said in a tweet Monday that officers were at the school and the building was secured. There was no evidence of violence, and no injuries were reported.

Police told WTOP that a gun was not found, but the people police suspected to be involved with the report were with officers.

Officers stayed at the school during dismissal. Police did not announce any arrests or charges connected to the report.

Thomas Robertson

Thomas Robertson is an Associate Producer and Web Writer/Editor at WTOP. After graduating in 2019 from James Madison University, Thomas moved away from Virginia for the first time in his life to cover the local government beat for a small daily newspaper in Zanesville, Ohio.

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