MABTON, WA. (THECOUNT) — The Mabton School District has been placed on lockdown Wednesday on reports of a man threatening to “shoot people,” reports say.

School Officials confirmed that they are currently on lockdown mode over an unidentified a man has threatening to a shooting.


KIMA says the man has stolen bullets from the local blue sky market and is now threatening.

The Mabton School District posted on their Facebook page about the lockdown.

They say all kids are accounted for and safe.

The School District does not want anyone to come to the school.


Geo quick facts: Mabton is a city in Yakima County, Washington, United States. The population was 2,286 at the 2010 census. Incorporated during the first few years of the 20th century, it is located at the eastern edge of the Yakama Indian Reservation – Wikipedia.