Lockdown lifted at Auburn High School

ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- A lockdown is lifted at Auburn High School following a verbal threat made Friday.

RPS 205 says a rumor of a threat about a student with a weapon was found to be not credible. The district says the lockdown continued as Rockford Police investigated the rumors.

The lockdown has since been lifted. RPS 205 says students and staff remain safe.