Lockdown at Woodstock Elem. School lifted; burglary suspect captured

Lockdown at Woodstock Elem. School lifted; burglary suspect captured

BIBB COUNTY, AL (WBRC) - A Bibb County elementary school was placed on lockdown for a few hours on Monday morning.

Woodstock Police Chief Len Price said Woodstock Elementary was on lockdown while authorities from Tuscaloosa County, Jefferson County and Woodstock police searched for a burglary suspect in the woods about a mile from the school.

Police say the burglary suspect was located and captured. They did not identify him, but said he has charges in Jefferson and Tuscaloosa counties.

A stolen gun was also recovered from the woods, according to police.

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