St. Xavier HS lockdown lifted after search for suspect in area

FINNEYTOWN, OH (FOX19) - The precautionary lockdown order has been lifted for St. Xavier High School, as well as nearby St. Vivian School and Whitaker, after police searched for a suspect in the area.

A domestic dispute was reported Tuesday involving a male suspect, possibly armed.

Based on the report, schools in the area were put on lockdown as a precaution around 11:30 a.m. as officers searched for the suspect. By 12:15 p.m., the lockdown was lifted and officers called off the search.

Further information regarding the suspect was not immediately available.

We'll continue to update this story as we learn more.

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