Cheatham Middle School Locked Down Briefly Over Gun Report



-Micca Terrell, January 28, 2022


Cheatham Middle School was placed on lockdown briefly on Friday morning over reports of a weapon being brought to the school.

Sheriff Mike Breedlove of the Cheatham County Sheriff's Office told The Post there was a report of a student bringing a gun to school.


Law enforcement and school officials checked out the report, Breedlove said, and found it was false.

The lockdown was lifted after the investigation. All students were safe and accounted for, school officials said.


Parents were notified about the situation via telephone call and email from Cheatham Middle School.