PD: Report of suspicious person prompted lockdown at Waterbury school

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A report of a suspicious person prompted a lockdown at a Waterbury school on Tuesday morning.

According to officials, B. W. Tinker Elementary School was on lockdown.

Acting Chief of Police Fernando Spagnolo said the department received a report of a suspicious person in the area.

Police stated that they are confident that there is no threat at this time.

It is not known if the school remains in lockdown.

News 8 will update this story with more information as it becomes available.

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