Report Of Armed Confrontation Nearby Prompts School Lockdown
Branford Police say an elementary school was locked down for a time today after a report of a confrontation nearby involving display of an alleged weapon.
Police called to the scene at number 4 Brushy Plaza found the suspect had fled the area. Because the Mary Murphy school is located nearby, at number 14, they coordinated a lockdown with school officials. They stressed the school itself was not involved.