Oakville high school locked down after report of male with gun nearby

A high school in Oakville, Ont. has been locked down after police received a report of a male with a gun in the area on Tuesday afternoon.

White Oaks Secondary School is currently in lockdown, Halton Region police say. Five other schools in the area are now in a hold and secure position.

The five are Ecole  secondaire Gaetan Gervais, Montclair Public School, St. Michael Catholic Elementary School, Munns Public School and École élémentaire du Chêne.

Police are urging people to avoid the area. There is a heavy police presence in the area.

Police are looking for a male wearing a blue and white shirt, black shorts, with a backpack.

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