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UPDATE: All clear given following heightened security incident at Valley High School

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) - The all-clear has been given following a heightened security incident at Valley High School, according to JCPS spokesperson Ben Jackey.

MetroSafe dispatchers confirmed to WDRB that heightened security was in effect at Valley High School on Monday afternoon.

The school's security was at a "Level 4."

Police investigated what dispatchers characterized as a "threat to security."

When asked to characterize the nature of the threat, WDRB was referred to JCPS officials.

JCPS spokesperson Ben Jackey said a police K-9 unit searched the school for a weapon.

JCPS officials delayed dismissal from the school's regular time of 2:20 p.m. as authorities continued to search the school.

There is no word on if any arrests were made in connection to the incident.

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