Normal Police say no one was injured in a gunfire incident at Normal Community High School on Friday morning.
Unit 5′s school reach system notified parents that two people were taken into custody after shots were fired inside the building into the ceiling. The school was placed on lockdown for a time until police had the situation under control.
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at Normal Commmunity High School.
Normal Community has started to dismiss students. Students were seen walking from NCHS to Eastview Christian Church where Unit 5 buses were staged.
Superintendent Gary Niehaus tells WJBC students are only being released after parents come to Eastview Christian Church to sign for them. Students aren’t being taken home by bus and aren’t being allowed to drive themselves home. Source
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NCHS serves parts of Normal, Bloomington and Towanda, and is home to over 1,900 students (grades 9–12) with 150 faculty and staff.