MATTOON, IL (KFVS) - Officials say at least one person is in custody and one person after a shooting at Mattoon High School on Wednesday, Sept. 20.
Mattoon Community Unit School District 2 officials said on the district's Facebook page Wednesday afternoon that the Mattoon Police Department "responded to an active shooter":
Responders were called to Mattoon High School at 11:32 a.m. for shoots fired in the cafeteria.
According to police, they believe a student is responsible for the shooting.
Officials say a teacher disarmed the student and stopped the shooting.
The lockdown was lifted at 1 p.m.
Over 200 police officers responded to the scene, including Charleston Police Department, Mattoon Police Department, Eastern Illinois University Police and Illinois State Police.