Lockdown Lifted At Scott Elementary School

By: 13 News (Posted by Josh Mabry)
By: 13 News (Posted by Josh Mabry)

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW)--Scott Magnet Elementary School was put on lockdown Friday afternoon as police investigate reports of two individuals dressed in camouflage, armed with a gun near the school.

The Topeka Police Department told 13 News that a lockdown was underway at 3:00 p.m. as officers investigated reports of two armed individuals with a rifle.

The lockdown was lifted by 3:20 p.m. according to a staff member at Scott.

No further information was immediately released.

13 News was told that people sometimes shoot guns at a creek in the area. Scott Magnet is located at 401 SE Market St Topeka, KS 66607.

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