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Yakima Elementary School Put on Lockdown Briefly

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YAKIMA, WA.--A Yakima elementary school was on lockdown for a short time Wednesday morning.

A person from Barge-Lincoln Elementary School said it's standard procedure for the school to go on lockdown whenever the police make that request.

Yakima Police said a man held up another man at gunpoint at the All Star Motel along North First Street.

It resolved peacefully and police took the suspect into custody.


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