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Missoula County buildings reopen, lockdown lifted

Posted at 2:28 PM, Feb 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-12 16:40:59-05

MISSOULA — The lockdown orders for county buildings in downtown Missoula have been lifted after being implemented Wednesday morning due to a shooting incident.

All Missoula County buildings, including the Courthouse, Administration Building, Youth Court and Relationship Violence Services have been reopened and the lockdown has been lifted, according to a Missoula County Sheriff Office Facebook post.

The downtown perimeter has been adjusted and remains in place on Woody St. between W. Spruce and W. Broadway. The east/west boundaries are on W. Pine between Orange St. and the Mountain Line Bus Depot. People are asked to avoid that area.

The City of Missoula Police Department is continuing to investigate this incident