UPDATED | January 14, 2015 4:40 PM

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ARLINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) – Students are being evacuated from Gideon Elementary School, in the Mansfield Independent School District.

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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.

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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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