SCHOOL LOCKDOWN: Assault on staff member at Oshawa school prompts police presence


Published April 11, 2024 at 2:12 pm

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Police say a lockdown at an Oshawa high school has been lifted following an alleged assault.

A Durham police spokesperson told in an email that shortly before 10:30 a.m. this morning, officers were called to the R. S. McLaughlin Collegiate and Vocational Institute to investigate an alleged assault on a staff member.

Police allege the assault was committed by a student.

Police say the staff member was not injured.

The student was taken into custody.

“The school has since resumed its normal activities,” a police spokesperson said.


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