Altoona library placed on morning lockdown

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ALTOONA, Pa. (WTAJ) — The Altoona Area Public Library was on lockdown Wednesday morning due to a person calling in a threat to the CareerLink center inside of the library.

The person who called in the threat is in custody and the facilities were lifted from lockdown as of Wednesday around noon, according to Altoona Area School District Spokeswoman Paula Foreman.

 A previous version of this story incorrectly indicated the schools were on lockdown.

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