Lincolnshire school reported to have been placed in “lockdown” due to a stabbing incident

A North Lincolnshire school is reported to have been placed in “lockdown” this morning after a stabbing incident.

Parents of pupils at Winterton Community Academy have contacted the Scunthorpe Telegraph to say they have received a text message from the school to say an incident had taken place.

The school has confirmed pupils are safe but was unable to provide any further information about the nature of the incident when contacted by the Telegraph.

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