Lockdown lifted at John J. Pershing I.S. 220 after toy gun discovered
BROOKLYN - John J. Pershing I.S. 220 was put on lockdown this afternoon after authorities say a gun was found inside.
An investigation into the incident revealed that the gun was a toy. Parents outside the school say that despite the gun being fake, it was still a scary situation.
The lockdown has since been lifted. There is no word yet on disciplinary action for the student who brought the toy gun into the school.