Woman arrested after threat sends Seattle Pacific University into lockdown

SEATTLE -- Seattle Pacific University went into a precautionary lockdown on Friday after a student was reportedly threatened via text message.

The school first reported the lockdown on Twitter shortly before 2:00 p.m.

Seattle police said the person suspected of making the threats was located outside of King County and there was no imminent threats to student and staff at the school.

SPU officials lifted the lockdown around 2:30 p.m.

Deputies in Skagit County arrested the suspect. Authorities said she would be transferred to Seattle police, then booked into King County Jail for investigation of harassment.

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