According to a report from WGME, Lewiston High School was in lockdown early this afternoon (Nov. 13).

The report said the school sent a notice to parents and staff that the school was being locked down on the advice of police. According to the report, the notice from school officials said: “We are in a lockdown at Lewiston High School. There has been a report of a threat outside of the school. There are no safety concerns inside the school. Lewiston Police Department is conducting a sweep of our area to make sure the grounds are safe.”

Parents are being asked to not come to the school and officials will send out further notices as information becomes available.