Police investigating bullet found in Leonia High School: lockdown lifted

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Toni Yates has the latest on the investigation at Leonia High School. (WABC)

An investigation is underway after a bullet was found in Leonia High School in New Jersey.

At about 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, school officials said a student found a live round in the school's lower level.

The school was placed on lockdown and police secured the building.

All students were moved to the gymnasium. The Bergen County police and K-9 dog units headed to the scene to search school grounds and try to find out where the bullet came from.

No gun or additional bullets were found.

At about 3:45 p.m., students and staff were returned to their classrooms and school was dismissed.

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