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TMP undergoes short lockdown

8/14/2014

The Thomas More Prep-Marian Junior Senior High School campus was on lockdown for a brief period this morning.

The Thomas More Prep-Marian Junior Senior High School campus was on lockdown for a brief period this morning.

At approximately 9:20 a.m., a vehicle being pursued by local law enforcement turned into the 17th Street entrance to the TMP campus.

School officials immediately implemented the crisis plan for a campus intruder and called for a lockdown, according to information on the school's website.

All doors immediately were locked remotely.

The vehicle stopped at the 17th Street entrance and Victory Road intersection. The suspect exited the vehicle and was detained by law enforcement.

The entire incident took less than 10 minutes.