It was a bit of a scary morning in Fairless Hills, Pa. at both Pennsbury High School East and Pennsbury High School West.

Police responded to the school around 11 a.m., according to a report from The all-clear was given around 11:20 a.m. following a brief police response and investigation.

A student reported that they had heard a gunshot from a nearby neighborhood as classes were changing during the school day, the district's superintendent Dr. Thomas Smith tells the media.

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Students returned immediately to the buildings as police responded to the area to investigate the report.

Their investigation found that the sound was likely caused by a piece of landscaping equipment being used in the area.

An all-clear was given, but that wasnot before some panicked rumors swirled on social media mid-morning.

The good news, however, is that we've confirmed that classes and operations in both schools have resumed as normal.

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