Summit County Sheriff's deputies have found no gun, but they continued to search Friday afternoon.

GREEN  The high school was locked down Friday morning amid gun violence threats reportedly made by a 17-year-old student.

Police have found no weapon, but they continued to search around noon, said Inspector William Holland of the Summit County Sheriff's Office.

Holland earlier said in a news release that deputies were called to the school after the unidentified student reportedly "posted pictures and made threats on social media. The student claimed to be at the high school at the time of the post."

Holland later said in an interview that the posts were not aimed at a specific person. Holland declined to release the nature of those threats.

Green High School was locked down shortly after 8 a.m. as deputies searched the school. The lockdown ended at 9:50 a.m., Holland said.

The student was later found at an Akron address, and "charges may be pending the outcome of the investigation," Holland said, adding, "We're pretty early on in the investigation."

Administrators at the school referred questions to the sheriff's department.

The website for Green High School said only that classes have resumed, and that "everyone is safe and the building is secure. Our modified lock-down was solely precautionary."

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