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Precautionary Lockdown Lifted at Fernley High School

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Authorities have lifted a yellow precautionary lockdown at Fernley High School.

An official with the Nevada Highway Patrol tells us the Lyon County Sheriff's Office got a 911 call reporting a possible person with a weapon near Fernley High School around 9am Tuesday.

Upon further investigation, authorities tell us a man was legally target shooting nearby.

The school was originally placed on a code red, then reduced to a precautionary yellow. The school district also robo-called parents as a precaution.

No one was hurt in the incident which lasted about an hour.

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