PV schools placed on lockdown following robbery at Hy-Vee

Riverdale Heights Elementary, Hopewell Elementary, and Pleasant Valley High School were placed on lockdown Wednesday afternoon after a robbery took place at the Devils Glen Hy-Vee.

In a message sent to parents, the district said authorities advised PVCSD to place surrounding schools on lockdown.

Students were held at the school until an "all clear" was given by police.