[Update 9:19 a.m.] Arcata High Off Lockdown After Reported Shooting Nearby
One person received a gunshot wound to the leg, according to a report on the scanner. The suspect who was in a red Chevy pickup with two others was detained.
An ambulance responded to the scene.
According to reports from parents, the high school is not on lockdown as of 9 a.m.
Arcata Police have not yet responded to inquiries.
Please remember that information gathered from initial reports is subject to revision as more facts become available.
Update 9:19 a.m.: According to Arcata Police Lt. Bart Silvers, Arcata High school has “been notified to lift the lockdown.” He said the incident occurred several blocks from the school.
“Several people are detained,” he said. Then added that officers are still sorting out what occurred.
One person was injured and taken to the hospital. “It does not appear to be life threatening,” Silvers said.
NOTE: Heather Lane was first identified as Heather Avenue in an earlier version of this report.