Lockdown lifted at elementary school in Concord following search for fugitive

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CONCORD, N.C. (WBTV) - Carl A. Furr Elementary School was placed on lockdown Tuesday morning as police searched for a wanted person in the area.

Concord police say they were helping Charlotte police search for the fugitive near Clover Road, where the school is located. Investigators confirmed the search was related to a vehicle that was found.

Police said the vehicle was "part of an ongoing investigation" but did not give further details.

The lockdown was lifted around 11 a.m. and police said the school was secure.

The name of the wanted person was not released.

Police don't believe the person being sought is still in the Clover Road area.

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