Alberta Children's Hospital locked down, surrounding roads closed after firearm report
Hospital was swept by police and security Sunday evening but nothing was found
The Alberta Children's Hospital was locked down and a perimeter of roads closed after a report of a firearm complaint drew a huge response from first responders Sunday evening, Calgary police tell CBC News.
Police responded with multiple units, including canine and HAWCS helicopter support, to the northwest hospital at about 8:20 p.m., police said.
The facility was put in lockdown mode as a precaution and police and security personnel swept the building floor by floor, but nothing was found.
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With files from CBC's Terri Trembath