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Charlotte high school placed on lockdown after suspicious package found

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Investigators briefly placed Mallard Creek High School on lockdown Wednesday afternoon after a suspicious package was found on campus.

The incident was reported just after lunchtime at the school on Johnston Oehler Road, according to a spokeswoman for Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools.

The lockdown was lifted after the item was removed.

School is dismissing on time, the spokeswoman said.

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