Police activity forces lockdown at Nations Ford Elementary, Waddell Language Academy

Police activity forces lockdown at Nations Ford Elementary, Waddell Language Academy

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Two Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools in southwest Charlotte were placed on lockdown Friday morning due to police activity in the area.

Nations Ford Elementary School and Waddell Language Academy were placed on lockdown around 9 a.m., according to CMS.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say officers were conducting a traffic stop off Nations Ford Road, near where the schools are located, when the driver took off. The vehicle was later located on Choyce Circle. Two people were arrested in the case.

The names of the suspects were not released.

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