Lock down lifted at J. Hampton Moore School after weapon report, toy gun found

Police have lifted the lock down at J. Hampton Moore School.

Officers originally responded to the school after receiving reports that a student had entered the building armed with a gun. However, officers say the weapon turned out to be a toy gun.

The school, grades kindergarten to fifth, is located on the 6900 block of Summerdale Avenue in Northeast Philadelphia.

The lock down was placed at 8:40 a.m. and was lifted an hour later.