2:30 p.m. update: Laurel police said an investigation showed that the female student reported a false threat. Police said the student was arrested and charged, but a police spokeswoman could not say what the charges were.
Laurel High School was placed on lockdown Thursday morning as police investigated a possible gun threat, officials said.
Prince George’s County police said that a female student reported that another girl “threatened” her. No one was injured.
Police responded to the school about 8:15 a.m. to investigate. They did not find a gun or evidence of a physical threat.
The school was reopened about 9 a.m.