Lockdown lifted at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

Lockdown lifted at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center

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FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -

Cape Fear Valley Medical Center was placed on lockdown as a safety precaution Thursday morning.

Officials said it is standard procedure to place the Emergency Department on lockdown when a patient comes to the hospital with gunshot wounds related to a potential crime.

The hospital lifted the lockdown after the CFVMS security team fully assessed the situation.

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