Lockdown lifted at 2 Southfield schools after report of gunman in area

All children, staff safe at Southfield schools while police investigated report of person with gun

Author: Dave Bartkowiak Jr. , Online News Editor, @DaveBartko, dbartkowiak@wdiv.com
Published On: Dec 24 2013 10:44:33 AM EST   Updated On: Oct 10 2013 03:45:39 PM EDT
SOUTHFIELD, Mich. -

Two Southfield Public Schools -- Bussey Center for Early Childhood Education and Southfield-Lathrup High School -- were briefly placed on lockdown Thursday afternoon after someone spotted a person with a gun in the area.

The school district says children, staff members and parents at the schools all are safe.

Southfield police are investigating. Police have not found any threat.