UPDATE: The lockdown has now been lifted. Classrooms will be released one at a time.
RCMP in St. Albert have locked down a high school in St. Albert this afternoon, but officials aren’t sure why at this point. A police spokesman says Bellerose Composite High School is in full lockdown and says everyone inside is safe. Parents have been contacted, but are being told to stay away from the school at this time. It’s unclear if the incident is related to weapons or mental health, but police are on the scene.