El Mirage put on lockdown after suspicions person report

Officers had been responding to studies of a suspicious person when the college was locked down. Search for a attainable suspect continues.

EL MIRAGE, Ariz. — At least two dad and mom had been tased and one was arrested after attempting to get on campus at an El Mirage elementary college Friday morning whereas the college was on lockdown.

Thompson Ranch Elementary School was put on lockdown after police stated they acquired a name a couple of suspicious person on the college at 10:30 a.m.

Parents turned confrontational with officers once they weren’t allowed inside the college in the course of the lockdown, the El Mirage Police Department stated in a information convention Friday afternoon. 

Officers didn’t discover the suspicious person however did find a suspicious package deal and had been in a position to deem it secure.

Police stated they’re on the lookout for that suspicious person who’s probably armed. He was described as: 

  • Black male or dark-skinned Hispanic male
  • brow tattoo 
  • yellow shirt and black shorts.

Police stated there isn’t any longer a risk and the realm is secure.

It’s unclear what costs the dad and mom could face. 

Thompson Ranch is a part of the Dysart Unified School District. It’s situated close to Grand Avenue and Thompson Ranch Road. 

Thompson Ranch Elementary School replace. Today we acquired a name of a suspicious topic on the college. PD responded…

Posted by El Mirage Police Department on Friday, August 12, 2022

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