Wright City schools go on lockdown after shooting rumor; two in custody

WARREN COUNTY, Mo. - Wright City R-II Schools were on lockdown after a suspicious SnapChat post. Students reported the post to authorities. Investigators have not yet seen the SnapChat post but administrators have taken action.

Police were called to investigate a rumor about two boys planning to shoot up a Wright City School. The school district posted on its Facebook page that one of the boys was with the administration and the other boy was at home with dad.

The lockdown has been lifted. Wright City R-II Schools say the two students are in custody.