Shooting at Rayne High School Today: RAYNE, LA. ~ Earlier today, Thursday morning at approximately 9:58 AM, September 22, 2022, The Rayne High School located in 1016 N Polk St, Rayne, LA., was immediately put on lockdown after multiple Rayne Police Department Officers rushed down on scene after receiving an emergency notifications stating there was an active shooter or maybe a shooting incident around the school.
Later after The Rayne Police Department Officers confirmed that the notifications was just a mare rumor and it appears to be a hoax. The school and its surroundings was then lifted from the immediate lockdown after police certification.
“Officers responded and the school went into a lockdown state where it was searched room-by-room. Officers verified there was no active threat and cleared the scene at 10:42 AM. The Rayne Police Department is investigating this incident as a felony terrorizing offense. If convicted, the offender could face up to 15 years jail time,” Rayne PD stated on their official social handles.