Why A Dubai School Was On Lockdown Yesterday

Good news is no one was hurt
Why A  Dubai School Was On Lockdown Yesterday
Ines LadhaBy Ines Ladha -

Yesterday (June 12 at 12:20 pm) the GEMS Wellington School in Dubai on Al Khail road was on lockdown. Apparently a 30-year-old Latina woman entered the school with another parent's ID and performed "suspicious activities". The Dubai Police tweeted:

While no one knows what the suspicious activities were, the women left and the police are starting an in-depth investigation.

The children were under the care of the teachers and other academic authorities.

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Parents rushed to the school but they were banned from entering until the police released the ban. The police answered the parents' questions but were hesitant at first.

At 1:40pm, the children were released and safely reunited with their parents. Everyone is safe with no injuries. *sigh of relief*. The children have since gone home and we couldn't be more relieved.

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