PALM SPRINGS, Calif. - Desert Regional Medical Center was placed on lockdown Sunday morning for approximately two hours.
The hospital's spokesperson, Richard Ramhoff, says there was a threat to a patient. In response the hospital restricted visitation from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
The hospital was still accepting patients. The Palm Springs Police Department were on scene. It is not yet known if anyone was injured.
The hospital is back to normal operation.
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