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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A Pittsburgh school was placed on lockdown Monday afternoon in response to reports of an armed man in the area.

It happened around 3:10 p.m. at Pittsburgh Arlington PreK-8 on Rectenwald Street.

Pittsburgh Public School spokesperson Ebony Pugh says the lockdown was put in place after a man with a gun was spotted on Mc Manus Street.

Police searched the area, but they didn’t find the armed man or anything suspicious.

The lockdown was lifted just after 4 p.m.


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