West side elementary school lifts lockdown after police apprehend suspect

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – An Indianapolis elementary school went on lockdown Thursday until police tracked down a wanted man nearby.

According to Indianapolis Metropolitan police, the lockdown involved Maplewood Elementary, 1643 Dunlap Ave. in Wayne Township. The lockdown was lifted just after 9 a.m.

IMPD said officers were looking for a man with a warrant who ran near the school. Police said they apprehended the man.