Man arrested after Lawrenceburg HS scare

LAWRENCEBURG, IN (FOX19) - One man has been arrested after police were alerted of an individual who planned to cause some time of disturbance at Lawrenceburg High School.

A Lawrenceburg School Resource Officer received reports that a suspect was on his way to Lawrenceburg High School in order to cause some type of disturbance. Reports came in around 9:50 a.m. on Thursday.

The officer was able to locate a man on school property matching the description of the suspect a short time later. As the officer attempted to interview the suspect as to why he was on school property and his intended activities, the suspect fled on foot.

After a short pursuit, the officer was able to apprehend the suspect. The suspect has been charged with resisting law enforcement.

There has been no word on the suspect's intentions on school property or why he fled police.

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