John Winthrop Middle School and Discovery Magnet School briefly locked down

A school lockdown is over in Bridgeport. Police say John Winthrop Middle School and Discovery Magnet School were in lockdown earlier today after a report

BRIDGEPORT - A school lockdown is over in Bridgeport.

Police say John Winthrop Middle School and Discovery Magnet School were in lockdown earlier today after a report of shots being fired in the area.

They say officers searched the area and did not find any evidence of a shooting.

Officers say there is construction on Park Avenue and it is possible that is the noise that was heard.
 

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