Man found with gun on Montgomery elementary school campus - WSFA.com Montgomery Alabama news.

Man found with gun on Montgomery elementary school campus

(Source: WSFA 12 News) (Source: WSFA 12 News)
MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) -

A man was found with a gun on the campus of a Montgomery elementary school Friday, according to Montgomery Public Schools.

A spokesperson for MPS confirmed Vaughn Road Elementary School was placed on lockdown Friday afternoon after school staff thought they saw a man with a weapon.

Police responded, took a man into custody and a gun was found. The man never pulled the gun out and never threatened anyone, according to school officials.

The Montgomery Police Department confirmed it responded to the school. We have asked police if any charges have been filed.

Police officers also responded to a report of a suspicious person outside Garrett Elementary School Friday. The school was placed on lockdown, police arrived and the person left without incident.

Copyright 2018 WSFA 12 News. All rights reserved.

  • NewsMore>>

  • BREAKING

    3 dead after shooting in Tallassee, AL Walmart parking lot

    3 dead after shooting in Tallassee, AL Walmart parking lot

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:17 PM EDT2018-06-19 16:17:05 GMT

    Law enforcement is on the scene of a shooting in the parking lot of the Tallassee Walmart, according to Mayor Johnny Hammock.

    More >>

    Law enforcement is on the scene of a shooting in the parking lot of the Tallassee Walmart, according to Mayor Johnny Hammock.

    More >>
  • S. Korea: Joint US drills suspended to aid talks with North

    S. Korea: Joint US drills suspended to aid talks with North

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:50 AM EDT2018-06-19 05:50:33 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:13 PM EDT2018-06-19 16:13:18 GMT
    (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A photo showing U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is displayed as a member of People's Democratic Party stands to oppose military exercises between the United States and South Korea near the U.S....(AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon). A photo showing U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is displayed as a member of People's Democratic Party stands to oppose military exercises between the United States and South Korea near the U.S....

    South Korea says a joint military exercise scheduled with the U.S. has been suspended to support ongoing talks both countries have with North Korea.

    More >>

    South Korea says a joint military exercise scheduled with the U.S. has been suspended to support ongoing talks both countries have with North Korea.

    More >>
  • Trump, GOP to huddle as outrage builds over border policy

    Trump, GOP to huddle as outrage builds over border policy

    Tuesday, June 19 2018 1:10 AM EDT2018-06-19 05:10:31 GMT
    Tuesday, June 19 2018 12:12 PM EDT2018-06-19 16:12:31 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). The Capitol is seen in Washington, Friday, June 15, 2018. Calls are mounting on Capitol Hill for the Trump administration to end the separation of families at the southern border ahead of a visit from President Donald Tr...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). The Capitol is seen in Washington, Friday, June 15, 2018. Calls are mounting on Capitol Hill for the Trump administration to end the separation of families at the southern border ahead of a visit from President Donald Tr...

    Calls are mounting for President Trump to end family separations at the border ahead of a meeting with House Republicans.

    More >>

    Calls are mounting for President Trump to end family separations at the border ahead of a meeting with House Republicans.

    More >>
Powered by Frankly