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Report: Shooting near Ohio school prompts lockdown

Published On: Apr 10 2014 02:30:58 PM AKDT
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A Columbus, Ohio, elementary school was locked down Thursday after a shooting on a street in front of the building, a school district spokesman told The Associated Press.

No children were injured or involved in the shooting, the wire service reported.

Columbus City Schools spokesman Andrew Marcelain told the AP that the school was locked down for about an hour.

The AP said police did not immediately return calls seeking more details.