Ruby Wise on lockdown Tuesday morning; RPSO unable to find credible threats

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PINEVILLE, La. (RPSO) - According to RPSO, Ruby Wise Elementary School was on lockdown Tuesday morning following reports of a suspicious vehicle parked near the school.

RPSO responded around 10:00 a.m.

A witness said that an individual was spotted inside the vehicle with an unknown object. The witness was concerned that it could have been a firearm so they contacted the school and law enforcement.

Ruby Wise administrators, along with the SRO assigned to the school, locked down the campus as a precaution. A search of the campus and surrounding area was conducted.

Deputies and Detectives were unable to locate neither the person in question nor any credible threats.

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