UPDATE: Police say it was a false report! According to WGRZ, police say the students at Northtowns Academy are safe and the report was false!

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Police in Tonawanda are investigating a report of an armed student at Northtowns Academy!

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According to WGRZ, there is an unconfirmed report of an armed student at Northtowns Academy in Tonawanda. The school is on lockdown and Dexter Terrace is closed to both vehicles and pedestrian traffic! If you are a parent of a student at Northtowns Academy, you are instructed to go to the Home Depot Plaza at 2065 Niagara Falls Boulevard to meet police for more information!