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One suspect in custody after shots fired in Lorain put three schools on lock down

September 26, 2018

One suspect in custody after shots fired in Lorain put three schools on lock down

LORAIN, Ohio -- Lorain police responded Wednesday to a report of gunshots in an area near Lorain City Schools, prompting a lock down at three local schools.

Lorain High School, Frank Jacinto Elementary School and Washington Elementary School were placed on a lock down Wednesday as police responded to a report of shots fired at 24th Street and Ashland Avenue, according to Lorain City Schools.

All three schools are within a mile of the scene.

One suspect is in custody and the lock down was lifted about 2:40 p.m.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available. 

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