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Extra patrols at Hillsboro City School after report of armed man near campus

HIGHLAND COUNTY, OH (FOX19) -

Police have extra patrols at Hillsboro City School after someone reported seeing a man walking with a gun Friday near the campus on U.S. 62.

The person who alerted officers of the situation described the man as having a long gun and wearing bib overalls, HPD says. The tip came in around 6:50 a.m.

Four officers searched the area and have yet to locate anyone matching that description, according to officials.

“HPD will maintain an officer at the schools for a few hours to help address any concerns that the school or parents may have,” said a release from the department.

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