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School lockdowns lifted, here's what we know about the investigation

Punta Gorda Police
Posted at 10:35 AM, Nov 13, 2023
and last updated 2023-11-13 22:48:29-05

PUNTA GORDA, Fla — A Punta Gorda Police investigation led to lockdowns at some schools early Monday morning.

Police say they are investigating a shooting that happened near the intersection of Mary Street and Showalter Ave. Monday afternoon they said there is no reason to believe anyone was injured.

But for a short time, they placed the schools on lockdown as a precaution.

All the lockdowns have been lifted. Police say there is no threat to schools in the area.

This is a developing story and Fox 4 is working to get more information.