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Lock-down lifted for Lafourche Parish schools

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Thibodaux, La. - The lockdown for all schools in Lafourche Parish has been lifted.  Only Thibodaux schools (including St. Charles Elementary) are in the process of dismissing their students. 

Students with parents' who are not home will be brought to the Warren J. Harang Jr. Municipal Auditorium. The remaining schools will dismiss at the normal time; however, if parents wish to check their children out of school before dismissal, they will be allowed to do so.

Earlier Tueasday morning, the Thibodaux Police Department received anonymous phone calls from someone making threats against facilities within the City of Thibodaux.

Schools were place on lock-down with Police Officers at the locations, and the District and City Court Houses were evacuated.

Police are currently investigating the calls.

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