CLINTON, Miss. (WJTV) — A lockdown has been lifted at a Clinton school.
School officials said Clinton Park Elementary went on lockdown Monday after a disoriented parent knocked on a locked door and let the person inside the building.
According to the Clinton Public School District, the parent was immediately intercepted by school staff and held in the office.
The school was placed on lockdown, and the police department was called.
School officials said the parent was arrested and removed from campus.
No one was harmed, they said.
WJTV 12 reached out to the police department about the incident. Below is a statement:
Do to the continued investigation we can’t release the identity of the suspect at this time but what we can tell you the suspect will be charged with public intoxication with additional narcotics charges pending – Mark Jones, City of Clinton Spokesperson