All-clear given at AsTumbo Elementary after initial lockdown; students dismissed

Astumbo Elementary School (PNC file photo)

At approximately 2:28 p.m., shots were heard around AsTumbo Elementary School, the Guam Department of Education reported.

So far, there have been no reports of fatalities or injuries.

In an abundance of caution, AsTumbo Elementary school administrators initiated a lockdown and contacted the Guam Police Department at 2:30 p.m.

After a cursory assessment of the area, the Guam Police Department gave the “all clear” and the lockdown was lifted at 2:55 p.m. Students were dismissed for the day.