MIAMI (CBSMiami.com) – Three Broward County schools saw their school day lengthened Friday after all three were put into lockdown.
Royal Palm Elementary, Endeavor Primary Center, and Lauderhill Middle were placed on lockdown around 2:00 p.m. due to a barricaded subject nearby.READ MORE: COVID In Florida: 6,906 New Cases, 50 Deaths Reported On Saturday
The suspect was wanted for weapons violations, according to Captain Stanley of the Lauderhill Police Department.READ MORE: Miami Dolphins Host 11th Annual Dolphins Challenge To Raise Funds For Cancer Research
Police apprehended the suspect a few minutes before 3 p.m. Royal Palm’s dismissal had been scheduled for 2 p.m. and Endeavor was set to end the school day at 2:15 p.m.MORE NEWS: Florida House To Take Up Transgender Athlete Ban
The students were never in any danger, according to Broward County Public Schools.