General Crime

Cupertino Middle School and West Valley Elementary School on Lockdown as Police Search for Suspect

Fugitive Watch Logo 77x77px

Scroll to the bottom to view and make comments

Parents of students at multiple Sunnyvale schools in lockdown because of a suspect search this morning are being told to go to a nearby intersection for more information, according to city and school district officials. The city’s website stated at 11:22 a.m. that parents should go to the southeast corner of Homestead Road and South Mary Avenue for information about the incident, which has prompted the lockdown of Cupertino Middle School and West Valley Elementary School.

The statement says children cannot be picked up at this time. City officials said a search was under way between the areas of Homestead Road, South Bernardo Avenue, Helena Drive and Wright Avenue. Cupertino Union School District spokesman Jeremy Nishihara said Cupertino Middle School, which is within the search area, is locked down while West Valley Elementary School, which is located nearby, was also locked down as a precaution. Streets are also blocked off in the area, city officials said.

Copyright © 2013 by Bay City News, Inc. — Republication, Rebroadcast or any other Reuse without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. is prohibited.

Comment Advisement We welcome your thoughts, but for the sake of all readers, please refrain from the use of obscenities, personal attacks or racial slurs. All comments are subject to our terms of service and may be removed. Repeat offenders may lose commenting privileges.

Leave a Comment