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Lockdown lifted at Greenville Co. school after attempted murder suspect arrested

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Antonio Westfield (Source: Greenville Co. Detention) Antonio Westfield (Source: Greenville Co. Detention)
GREENVILLE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

A Greenville County private school was placed on lockdown Wednesday due to police activity in the area, school officials said.

Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic School went on precautionary lockdown around 10:30 a.m. By 1 p.m. the lockdown was lifted.

Emergency dispatchers confirmed deputies were out serving warrants in the area. SWAT was called in to assist at the scene.

Deputies confirmed the suspect came out of the residence and was taken into custody. Deputies identified the suspect at 35-year-old Antonio Fitzgerald Westfield, who is charged with attempted murder.

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