An unconfirmed report of an active shooter prompted a lock down at St. Catherine Hospital in Garden City Wednesday night, authorities reported.
Police were notified at about 7:20 p.m. Officers responded to the hospital and initiated a search.
“No active shooter was located and there is no evidence there was an active shooter,” a portion of a statement issued by the Garden City Police Department said.
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The statement added that the hospital is following security precautions.
“The nature of the call is being investigated,” the police statement said.
The lock down was lifted at 9:15 p.m., a hospital employee said.