Man with BB gun causes school lockdown in Great Bend

August 29, 2018 - 2:21 am

A Dodge City man is facing disorderly conduct charges after a disturbance with a weapon in Dodge City.  Officials at Linn Elementary placed the facility in lockdown and contacted police about a man with a weapon in a field next to the school grounds.

Police arived and took a 58-year-old man into police custody without incident.  The man was in posession of a BB gun.  

Officials said the school was never in danger, and safety protocol was followed.

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