SECURITY — The El Paso County Sheriff's Office responded to a barricaded suspect in Security Thursday morning.
Deputies responded just before 9 a.m. to Stingray Lane and asked people to avoid the area.
EPSO responding to a barricaded suspect on Stingray Lane in Security. Please avoid the area. EPSO PIO will not be responding. Updates will be posted here when available. pic.twitter.com/6v6DypCCGw— EPCSheriff (@EPCSheriff) March 4, 2021
Widefield District 3 officials lifted a secure perimeter for Sunrise, King, Watson and Janitell schools around 9:15 a.m. Grand Mountain School is still under a secure perimeter as of 11:05 a.m., according to district officials.
There is no more information available regarding the situation, but authorities will be providing an update.
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