Lock-down lifted at Fort Dorchester High following phone threats

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Officials with Dorchester District 2 say that Fort Dorchester High School was put on a lock-down on Wednesday morning after the school received several telephone threats. North Charleston Police Department responded and investigated the threats.

Approximately an hour and a half later, the lock-down was lifted.

Police continue to investigate the threats and there is an increased police presence on campus as a precaution.Keep checking counton2.com for real-time updates on this story. To get breaking news alerts, download the free News 2 App for iPhone or Android. You can also sign up for email alerts.

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