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Erie Community College South Campus lifts campus lockdown

ECC South Lockdown
Posted at 10:53 AM, Aug 18, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-18 13:21:20-04

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WKBW) — Erie Community College South Campus has lifted its lockdown after it was shut down Wednesday morning following an off-campus incident involving two ECC South students.

ECC Lockdown Lifted

College officials say that one of the students was threatened by another student Tuesday night, and the student who made the threat was located at an address in Buffalo and is being questioned by Hamburg police, who are leading the investigation.

Campus officials say they have closed the campus for the remainder of the day to allow any staff and students who were on campus to, 'decompress'.

Officials say the campus will return to normal activity on Thursday.