Police question 2 juveniles, adult after video of teen with gun prompts school lockdown in Greenfield
GREENFIELD, Ind.– Three suspects were detained after police received a report of a person with a gun near Greenfield-Central High School.
The incident was reported around noon Tuesday, Greenfield police said. The high school was placed on lockdown as officers investigated. Three suspects were detained in a short period of time and the lockdown was lifted.
Investigators found the situation involved a video posted online showing a 17-year-old handling a handgun while in a car near the school. The 17-year-old from the video, along with another juvenile an an adult were taken to the police department for questioning.
Police say the 17-year-old juvenile was on probation, and may face charges based on that. The other juvenile was released without charges.
The adult, identified as 18-year-old Bailey Rankin, may face criminal charges pending a review of the case by the prosecutor. Greenfield police say their investigation is ongoing.