Suspicious person results in school lockdown

Posted at 10:44 AM, Feb 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-22 13:00:54-05

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- North Fort Myers High school has been taken off lockdown after the school was locked down as a precaution.

According to the Lee County Sheriff's Office, a suspicious person was reported near the school Monday morning, and school officials ordered a lock down to be cautious.

The area surrounding the school was cleared by deputies after the person was located and found not to be armed.

The suspicious person was not a student.

The school day has returned to normal.