Department News

Kitchen knife found in high school locker room

Tyngsborough Police School Resource Officer, Sgt. Steve Manning, is investigating an incident involving a small kitchen knife found inside the girls’ locker room at the Greater Lowell Regional Technical High School.

On March 1st, 2017, at approximately 1:15 pm, a group of students informed a physical education teacher they had found a small kitchen knife on the floor of a shower stall in the girls’ locker room.  The teacher located the knife and immediately notified Sgt. Manning.  The locker room was searched, and no other dangerous items were located.  There have been no threats made against the school, students, or staff.

The department expresses praise for the students who came forward immediately and notified a teacher about the knife.  This incident is still under investigation.