Olathe elementary school locked down Friday

OLATHE, Kan. - An Olathe, Kan., elementary school was put on lockdown Friday afternoon.

Heritage Elementary was locked down as a precaution after an armed disturbance was reported nearby in the 1900 block of Apache Court, according to Olathe Police.

When officers arrived, they discovered that a male suspect had discharged a firearm inside his residence during the disturbance. The suspect was taken into custody at the scene.

The lockdown is now over. There were no injuries reported.

Police are in contact with all parties involved in the initial incident, which is still under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS Hotline, 816-474-TIPS.

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