ARLINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) – Students are being evacuated from Gideon Elementary School, in the Mansfield Independent School District.READ MORE: Wrong Way Crash On I-30 Kills At Least One In Fort Worth
The Arlington school was put on lockdown after an unverified report of an intruder on campus. Apparently, a student told an adult about a man with a gun in or around the school.
Students were taken from the building to a nearby soccer field.
Police are at the scene investigating.
At around 4:20 p.m. police and school officials helped escort students to the parking lot, to be released to their parents.READ MORE: Plumber Finds Cache Of Money Behind Loose Toilet In Wall At Joel Osteen's Lakewood Mega-Church
After 4:30 p.m. police brought in K-9 officers to help search the building. Officials with the Mansfield ISD Police Department said so far, “the intruder/suspicious person has not been found.”
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