Upstate school placed on lockdown due to ‘unsafe’ person in car line

Lyman Elementary was placed on lockdown after a school resource officer was alerted to a potentially unsafe person in the car line
Published: Mar. 31, 2023 at 7:26 PM EDT|Updated: Mar. 31, 2023 at 11:33 PM EDT
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LYMAN, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - Spartanburg District 5 said an elementary school was on lockdown Friday afternoon while police responded to a report of an unsafe person.

Viewers reached out to FOX Carolina about witnessing a man being detained in the car line at Lyman Elementary School.

A spokesperson for the district said a school resource officer was alerted about an individual in the car line who could pose a threat to himself. The man did not make a threat to the school.

Lyman Police Department responded. FOX Carolina has reached out to the agency for more information.

Stay with FOX Carolina for updates on this developing story.