Child charged in connection to threats that prompted school lockdowns in Jay
JAY (WGME) -- Jay Police say a 9-year-old girl is responsible for causing lockdowns at two schools on Wednesday.
According to the police chief, they summonsed a 9-year-old girl from Livermore Falls Thursday with creating a false public alarm.
They say she made multiple calls from the school bus and from inside the school, saying there was a person with a gun at Spruce Mountain Middle School.
Spruce Mountain Middle School and High School were in lockdown for several hours Wednesday.
She is a student at the elementary school in Jay.