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FORT MYERS | No threat at Treeline Elementary after police respond to active shooter call

Posted at 4:29 PM, Sep 21, 2023
and last updated 2023-09-21 16:29:23-04

FORT MYERS, Fla. — The Fort Myers Police Department confirmed there was no threat at Treeline Elementary School after a report of an active shooter Thursday.

FMPD responded to the school just after 3 p.m. According to the Lee County School District website, Treeline Elementary students are released at 3:10 p.m.

As of 3:30 p.m., police were still in the area.

No shots were fired and the school was never put on lockdown.

Fox 4 is working to confirm more details on who made the 911 call and why.