Manatee Sheriff’s office to conduct drills at Lakewood Ranch High

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Published: Jul. 23, 2021 at 9:29 AM EDT
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SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - The Manatee County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting training exercises at Lakewood Ranch High School all next week from July 26-30.

In an announcement made on Twitter Friday morning, the sheriff’s office advised residents near the school they may hear what sounds like gunfire -- They’re just going to be using blanks as part of the training scenarios.

The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office recently held similar drills at Sarasota High School.

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