IRVING, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Parents can let out a sigh of relief after reports of a man with a gun outside Austin Middle School turned out to be a false alarm.
An investigation by the Irving Police Department concluded a police officer serving a warrant on a nearby street sparked the reports.READ MORE: Appeals Court Ruling Keeps Abortion Ban In Place In Texas
The officer is part of an outside agency task force that had staged their vehicles in the school’s parking lot.READ MORE: Amtrak Train From Fort Worth Crashes In Oklahoma, Four Hurt
Police said the task force did apprehend their wanted person for a warrant of Louisiana.MORE NEWS: Critical Race Theory Law Could Be Behind Latest Southlake Racism Controversy
Despite there being “no threat to the public or Irving School Campuses,” police were appreciative of the parent calling in.