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Tag: Fife High School


Sprinkler system puts out fire at Fife High School

Crews are at the scene of a reported fire at Fife High School, according to Tacoma Fire.

The fire appears to have been put out by the school’s sprinkler system, Fire officials said.

Everyone is out safely, according to Tacoma Fire.

The fire started in a wood lathe machine in the shop facility and was quickly contained, according to Tacoma Fire.

No one was injured.


Fife schools given all-clear after burglary-related lockdown

Fife officers were called at 9 a.m. today to a burglary in the 6000 block of 28th Street East.

The homeowner had chased and held a women he found carrying personal items out of his home, police said.

The woman gave conflicting reports about whether another man had been with her at the time, officers said. She was taken into custody.

Police temporarily locked down Fife High School and Columbia Junior High during a K-9 search for the second suspect, they said.

All students and staff are safe, and the lockdown has ended.

No second suspect was found, officers said, but they

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